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S U N D A Y, M a y 2 4 , 2 0 0 9

graduation

2009

A breakdown of graduates

from Jackson area schools

Ackerson Lake.........................................25

Albion.........................................................2

All-Area Academic Team...................... 34

Columbia Central .....................................3

Columbia Options ....................................4

Concord.....................................................5

Concord School of Opportunity............. 8

Da Vinci Institute......................................8

East Jackson..............................................6

Grass Lake.................................................7

Hanover-Horton........................................9

Hillsdale....................................................11

Homer...................................................... 12

Homer Alternative..................................10

Jackson Christian................................... 13

Jackson....................................................14

Jackson Area Home Educators..............16

Jonesville................................................. 17

Leslie........................................................18

Lumen Christi......................................... 20

Michigan Center.....................................22

Michigan Center Teen Scene................23

Napoleon..................................................24

Northwest............................................... 26

Northwest Alternative...........................27

Phoenix Alternative................................19

Springport.............................................. 28

Stockbridge............................................ 29

T.A. Wilson Academy............................. 16

Vandercook Lake................................... 30

Western................................................... 31

Western Options....................................33


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Top graduates

Mary Helen Habicht

Parents:

David F. and

Mary K. Habicht

of Marshall.

Plans

to attend Albion

College

and major in

biology

Joseph Wilch

Parents:

Ellen S. and

Thomas I.

Wilch of Albion.

Plans to

attend Albion

College or

the College

of Wooster,

major undecided

Hilary Clark

Parents:

Scott and

Susan Clark

of Albion.

Plans to attend

Hope

College for

secondary

education

and major in

creative writing and English

Kari Huang

Parents:

Xiu Fend Zhu

of Albion.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan and

major in biology

Emily Reimann

Parents:

Amy and David

Reimann

of Albion.

Plans to attend

the

University

of Michigan

and major in

mathematics

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Albion High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Graduation: 7 p.m. May 22 at the high school gymnasium;

Senior Honors Night: 7 p.m. May 11 at the high school auditorium

Kari Gremore

Parents:

Jeff and Alisa

Gremore of

Albion. Plans

to attend

the dental

hygiene

program

at Kellogg

Community

College

Alexander

Garrett

Parents:

Paul and Ann

Garrett of Albion.

Plans to

attend Michigan

State

University

and major in physics

Earle Pledger

Parents:

Earl Pledger

of Albion

and Janice

Pledger of

Albion. Plans

to attend the

University

of Arkansas

Pine Bluff

and major in agriculture

business

Linda LaNoue

Parents:

Maggie

LaNoue of

Albion and

Michael

LaNoue of Albion.

Plans to

attend Michigan

State

University,

major undecided

Heidi Phillips

Parents:

Kent and Kim

Phillips of Albion.

Plans to

attend Albion

College and

major in biology

Class of 2009:

Jason Taylor Arndts*

Natasha Janee Atchison*

Brittany Miriah Banks*

Amelia Ann Bannister*

Gabriela Mercuri A. Bastos^ Brianna

L’Annais Benedict*

Ashlee Denise Bonner

Kylen Jontay Bradley

Carra Alizabeth Branham

Nicholas Bryce Brown

Tamara Estelle Brown

Davion MarShawn Corenel

Brown-Hall

Derrick Lynn Byrd II*

Darius Trevon Cage

Brandon Kyle Campos

Jakyri Ranay Chapman

Dominique Nycole Clark*

Hilary Donna Clark*

Nicole Ann Claucherty*

Czacondra Alexies Coats

Jon Marshall Davis*

Raeshawn Renee Davis

Patrick T. Dewalt Jr.

Khari Shanay Dickey*

Jaleesa Latiece Dowds

BriShaun Tyree Dunklin

Kristine Lynn Eagen*

Jakaira Alterra Celeste Ezell

Raymond Daniel Filoteo

Ryan Douglas Fisher*

Taylor James Friia

Aoi Furuichi^

Sarah Lee Gaddis

Christopher Scott Gamble

Alexander Michael Garrett

Kari Rose Gremore*

Monroe Grimes III

Randi Lea Grimes

Mary Helen Habicht*

Jasper Anthony Dauzel Hale

Kaprisha Ashanti Shenay Harris

Senior class officers

President:

Derrick Byrd

Vice

president:

Alexis Miller

Alyssa Rynea Hodges

Ryan Jules Hopson

Kari Huang*

Denisha Ya’Sha Jackson

Pichaya Jirakaikosol^

Josephus Carl Jones

Tico Burell Jones

Kyle John Kulikowski

Bradford Lamark Hall

Linda Irene LaNoue*

Anna Marie Lepird

Jennifer Rose Lewis

Kieran James David Lynch

Simon Malburg^

Tara Janelle McCormack*

Thyra Shantel Mccormick

Alexis Elise Miller*

Amari Monei Moore

Jontaja Marian Moore

Joseph Andrew Moyer

Arituch Na Wangkanai^

Awa Ndiaye

Adam Leraile Peagler

Royce Xavior Peake

Brian Da’Jon Pearl

Heidi Marie Phillips*

Earle Per’Nice Pledger*

Salvonta DeShawn LeMark

Pogue-Hall

Tanisha Marie Powell

Alyssa Lynn Rasak

Emily Jo Reimann*

Chauntae Zabreeaana Ridley

Marcola Janai Ridley

Phillip Antonie Roberts Jr.

Blaine Elizabeth Rogers*

Carlyta Maria Saldana*

Peter Conrad Saup

Christian Michael Scott

Porsha She’Rre Seals

Mariko Shibata^

James Dan Skean III*

Brittney Lorraine Smak

Ariana Jacar Smith

Mariah LaShay Smith*

Tatijana P.D.I. Smith

Haley Nicole Snyder*

Christian Sommereisen

Justin O’Neal Spicer*

Tyler Owen Stallworth

Eoghann Robert Stephens

Yosuke Takada^

Xandon Denzel Taylor

Jessica Patricia - Marie

Thomas*

Dasha Antanett Watkins

Samuel Joel Watkins

Matthew Scott Weaver

Sharnika Shana White

Alexandra Elizabeth Whitfield*

Joseph Thomson Wilch*

Joshua Carl Willer

Taylor Gloria-Lee Williams*

Stan Zukowski^

* Denotes National Honor

Society

^Denotes Foreign Exchange

Student

Treasurer:

Carlyta

Saldana

Secretary:

Heidi Phillips


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Top graduates

Columbia Central High School

1. Lindsay Youngren

Parents:

Dean J. Youngren

and

Gwendolyn

J. Reynolds,

both of Cement

City.

Plans to

attend University

of

Michigan to study chemical

engineering

2. Kevin Hardley

Parents:

Perry Hardley

and Carol

Slottke, both

of Clark Lake.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College to

study math

and then transfer to University

of Michigan

3. Kyle

Varoskovic

Parents:

Mr. and

Mrs. Mark

Varoskovic

of Brooklyn.

Plans to attend

Indiana

Wesleyan

University for general studies

4. Brinae

Bain

Parents:

Tom Lallor

of Dearborn

Heights and

Christy Burke

of Brooklyn.

Plans to

attend University

of Michigan to study

chemistry

5. Kylie

Witt

Parents:

Mr. and Mrs.

Ronald Witt

of Cement

City. Plans to

attend Adrain

College and

transfer to

Michigan State University to

study veterinary medicine

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m., May 28 at St. Marks Lutheran Church;

Graduation: 7 p.m., May 29 at Jackson Community College Potter Center

6. Gao Xiang (Scott) Lu

Parents:

Mr. and Mrs.

Peng Lu of

Brooklyn.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University to

study business,

law

and music

7. Kimberly Schaub

Parents:

Mr. and Mrs.

Craig Schaub

of Brooklyn.

Plans to attend

Adrian

College to

study music

education

8. Christopher Anderson

Parents:

Mr. and Mrs.

Christopher

Anderson

of Brooklyn.

Plans to attend

University

of Michigan

to study

engineering

9. Kristi Smith

Parents:

The Rev.

and Mrs.

Kelly Smith

of Brooklyn.

Plans

to attend

Northwood

University

to study advertising,

management and

marketing

10. Wayne Hartford

Parents:

Mr. and Mrs.

Lou Bronko

of Addison.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College for

general studies

and then

transfer to Central Michigan

University

Class of 2009

Sarah L. Allen*

Christopher M. Anderson*

Justin T. Armstrong

Brinae N. Bain*

Matthew M. Baughman

Blake L. Bibbins

Gregory D. Bitner

Tiffany S. Bogucki

Kyle T. Branda*

Michele A. Brooks

Steven M. Brown

Lee A. Burgard

Brittany N. Campbell

Robert K. Caryl

James P. Chesney

Zachary R. Coffey

Adam S. Collins

Amanda M. Collins*

Charles M. Connolly II*

Amandia S. Cooper

Ashley L. Creger

Kathleen R. Cummins

Micah K. Currie

Logan M. Curtis*

Ashley M. Damm

Jillian M. Dankert

Sean R. Dawson

Tyler M. Dawson

Angela J. De Claire*

Jessica M. De Jonghe

Matthew T. Demay

Jeremy S. Earle

Katie E. Eberly*

Angela C. Edwards*

Kelsey M. Edwards

Nathan M. Edwards

Tarin L. Emberton

Tucker G. Feekings

Alicia A. Fletcher

Andrew W. Fugate

Alexandra L. Gallinati

Kelsey Goll

Wesley R. Goodwin

Daniel J. Goraj

Brooke E. Grandy*

Kimberly A. Grzesek

Amber L. Guenther

Thomas E. Hamaker

Jackelyn E. Hamlin

Jesse E. Handshoe

Kevin M. Hardley*

Wayne Hartford*

Amelia M. Hoover

Kylee L. Howland*

Jordan T. Hudson

Janeana K. Hutson

Allie M. Hyatt

Casey L. Isom

Emily E. Jenness*

Dustin F. Jersey

John B. Johnson

Allison M. Kelleher*

Kami J. Kimball

Ashley L. Kimble

Brittany A. Klotz

Christopher M. Knowles

Nicholas A. Kotsch

Nicole M. Lamp*

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Columbia Central High School

Adam J. Laughlin

Chad D. Lee

Grace E. Lemke

Jacob T. Lewandowski

Paige E. Lewandowski*

Gao Xiang Lu*

Deanna M. Malson

Lacy K. Marchione

Brok K. Martin

Will C. Mattis

Drew D. Mc Culloch

Ashley E. Mc Farland

Colton J. Miller

Travis M. Miller*

Brittnii L. Morgan

Steven L. Moull

Mckenzie A. O Shea

Charles J. Oldenburg

Jasmine L. Parks*

Class of 2009

Daniel Joe Bail

Brittany Marie Beasinger

James Thomas Brighton

Ashley Lynn Dalton

Ashleigh Ann Darnell

Christopher Lee Ellinger

Senior class officers

President:

Emily Jenness

Michael L. Parks

Nathan M. Peavy

Kevin S. Pelham

Marcus A. Porterfield

Vice

president:

Kristi Smith

Secretary:

Ashley Damm

Elizabeth Potter

William H. Powers

Aaron J. Ravert

Tara J. Ravert

Treasurer:

David

Thompson

Columbia Options

Graduation Ceremony — May 28

Benjamin Lee Garrison

James Anthony Gubics III

Chelsea Ann Gyuran

James Robert Hodge

Justin James Koveleski

Samantha Kayanne Lippman

Kelsey Renee Molnar

Daniel Lee Patterson

Kara L. Raymond

Samuel D. Rebbeck

Jacob J. Richardson

Alexandra E. Rickelmann

Daniel W. Rittinger*

Cody L. Rock

Danielle M. Ronders

Samantha R. Rook

Laura J. Roumell

Kristi L. Sauber*

Kimberly A. Schaub*

Kathleen M. Schissler

James C. Schreiner

Chelsea N. Schwyn*

Heather M. Shackelford

Kassandra K. Sherwood

Kristi A. Smith*

Emily B. Stewart

Devan M. Suiter

Abbey Lynn Powell

Micah Allen Shaw

Gregory Walter Steele

Amanda Marie Timler

Ashleigh Ann Darnell

Charles Nicholas Webber

Gerald Joseph Wheeler Jr.

Nicholas R. Taylor

David J. Thompson

Kathrine M. Vanbrandt

Kyle A. Varoskovic*

Emily M. Weaver

Paige N. Webb

Tara L. Wesolowski

Brooke N. Wheaton*

Naoki L. Willgus*

Daniel L. Williams*

Mitchell T. Wisniewski*

Kylie D. Witt*

Chad M. Wright

Nicholas A. Young

Lindsay M. Youngren*

Stuart M. Zeiger

* Denotes National Honor

Society


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Top graduates

1. Lea Boehlke

Parents:

David and

Louise Boehlke

of Albion.

Plans to

attend Calvin

College,

major undecided

2. Jacqueline Sahagian

Parents:

Tracy Gieseking

of

Concord

and Edward

Sahagian

of Concord.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan and major in English

language and literature

3. Brandon Wood

Parents:

Robert Wood

of Jackson

and Vicki

Wood of

Homer. Plans

to attend the

University

of Michigan

and major in

foreign languages to become

an interpreter

4. Nicholas Brigham

Parents:

James and

Annalisa

Brigham of

Concord.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan and

major in predentistry

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Concord High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m. June 4 at the high school cafeteria;

Graduation: 1 p.m. June 7 in the high school gymnasium; Senior Awards Night: 7 p.m. June 3 at the high school gymnasium

5. Emilee Studley

Parents:

Kevin and

Sherril Studley

of Concord.

Plans

to attend Albion

College

and major in

political science

6. Breanna Randall

Parents:

Mark and

Kim Randall

of Horton.

Plans to attend

Hope

College and

major in biology

and premedicine

7. Kylie Boehlke

Parents: Ryan and Jodie

Boehlke of Albion. Plans to

attend the

University

of Michigan

and major in

elementary

education

8. Emily Hampton

Parents:

Marty and

Patti Hampton

of Jackson

and Amy

Steward of

Germantown.

Plans

to attend a

college and

study environmental science

9. Chelsea Wooden

Parents: Lisa Wooden of

Spring Arbor

and David

Wooden of

Albion. Plans

to attend

Western

Michigan

University

and major in

biomedical

sciences and pre-medicine

10. Chad Philson

Parents:

Brian and

Bonnie

Philson of

Horton. Plans

to attend

Spring Arbor

University

and major

in actuarial

sciences

Class of 2009

William H. Adams

Cassandra L. Baker

Danielle M. Bartell

Nicole M. Bieskie

Garet W. Bloodworth

Kylie M. Boehlke*

Lea D. Boehlke*

Hayley A. Boyer

Nicholas J. Brigham*

Tyler S. Brooks

Chelsae S. Burke

Brittney Ann R. Carter

Kevin M. Casey

Cody L. Clark

Dylan R. Clark

Kayla S. Comden

Jennifer S. Compton

Kayla M. Cooper

Brittany D. Corwin

Darrell R. Crute

Ashley M. Davis

Elizabeth L. Donner

Brandon W. Ellison

Hunter D. Freeman

Randy A. Glassford

Derrick E. Goble

Tabitha C. Gonzalez

William R. Grundemann

Emily G. Hampton*

Daniel J. Harshbarger

Joshua P. Hartle

Abby C. Hawkins

Zachary M. Hersha

Lindsie M. Hilts

Ashley J. Hoath*

Senior class officers

President:

Ashley Hoath

Vice

president:

Hayley Boyer

Robert E. Hoxie

Zackery A. Johnston

Stephen M. Kuhl

Andrew A. Lane

Trevor F. Martin

Tiffany M. McMinn

Matthew G. McMurtrie

Robert J. Mickel II

Kashae G. Miller

Gary C. Mullins

Cayla C. Nousain

Katherine O. Payne

John P. Pelham

Chad B. Philson*

Breanna L. Randall*

Brian D. Rett*

Amelia L. Reynolds

Brittnee A. Riske

Jacob T. Robison

Jacqueline S. Sahagian*

Secretary:

Abby Hawkins

Treasurer:

Nicholas

Brigham

Representatives: Cassandra Baker and Garet Bloodworth

Dylan J. Shook

Hannah E. Spencer*

Kristine M. Spencer

Rochelle L. Springstead

Emilee A. Studley*

Tallen J. Suiter

Nicholas A. Thorrez

Zoe K. Thorrez

Daniel W. Watkins

Brandon A. Wood*

Chelsea N. Wooden*

Christopher A. Woodward*

Joshua M. Woolworth

Kaisey N. Worden

Leah M. Worden

Ervin J. Wright III

*Denotes National Honor

Society


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Top graduates

1. Brian

Marentay

Parents:

Phillip

Marentay

and Donna

Marentay

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of Michigan and

major in engineering

2. Emily

Seekell

Parents:

David and

Christina

Seekall of

Jackson.

Plans to

attend

Michigan

State University and earn a

master’s degree in communications

3. Chelsea

Vaughn

Parents:

Judy

Crawford

and James

Vaughn of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

Central

Michigan University to study

business, then move to Florida

to open a cafe.

4. Kristin Ballew

Parents:

James Keith

Ballew and

Linda Ballew

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Central

Michigan

University to

pursue a career

in elementary education

5. Nathan Jacobs

Parents:

Tim and

Heather

Jacobs of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College, then

transfer to

the University of Michigan

for a career in pharmacy

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East Jackson High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Graduation: 7 p.m. May 22 at the high school gymnasium, Honors Assembly: 9 a.m. May 21 at

Bruce E. Van Eyck Auditorium, EJHS, Project Safe Graduation: after commencement at Spring Arbor University

6. Hollie

Bieske

Parents:

Christopher

Bieske and

Jen Tucker

of Tecumseh

and Kathi

Bieske and

Richard

Thurston of Munith. Plans

to attend Michigan State

University and major in premedicine,

then transfer to a

medical school to become a

doctor or surgeon

7. Alexandria France

Parents:

Rick and

Lori France

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Central

Michigan

University to

study speech

pathology

8. Dawnita Lucas

Parents:

Rebecca

and Donald

Sunkle of

Jackson and

Dennis Lucas

Jr. of Georgetown,

Ill.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community College, then

transfer to Michigan State

University to major in veterinary

medicine

9. Kelsie Kelley

Parents:

John and

Shaunna Kelley

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend Michigan

State

University to

study premedicine

10. Gerry Lee Quinto

Parents:

Reynaldo

and Edenaida

Quinto of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan to

study engineering

Class of 2009

Kyle M. Alcock

Jonathon M. Allen

Kristin M. Ballew*

Jessica L. Barnhart

Tabbathia N. Bates

Brandon E. Bauman

Kayla L. Beatty

Josette N. Bennetti

Hollie N. Bieske*

Andrew D. Blackburn

Thomas D. Boardman

Robert B. Bommarito

Jordan M. Clark

Ryan D. Cole

Ryan P. Commet

Heather R. Conner

Juan A. Contero

Autum M. Crittenden

Amber A. Cummings*

Sean M. Daly

Whitney M. Dibiosso

Buddy E. Douglas

Christopher M. Douglas

Angela N. Ekins

Jimmy M. Ellis III

Jessica L. Erickson*

Brittnee M. Fenwick

Brittney L. Fleming

Angelica M. Fraley

Alexandria M. France*

Brandee D. Gleed

Kristyn E. Gonzalez

Kyle T. Hammond

Breania C. Harris-Poole

Kaile L. Hengesbaugh

Justin C. Hicks

Kayla R. Holt

Barbara A. Horvath

Samantha M. Houston

Bridget A. Howland

Blake R. Hudson

Daniel J. Hughes*

Bradley A. Husak

Nathan L. Jacobs*

Ieshia L. James

Samantha A. Janes

Owen S. Jessup

Samantha K. Keller

Kelsie C. Kelley*

Jessi R. Kemplin

Denise M. Kosmet*

Michael A. Kren*

Jacob D. Krutsch

Dawnita M. Lucas*

Kaleigh M. Maher

Brian P. Marentay*

Trevor D. McDonald

Kelsey M. McDonough

David A. McGee

Justin R. McKessy

Blake M. Medina

Jeffrey L. Miles

Kayla M. Miles

Heather L. Miller

Tyler J. Moore

Anthony J. Morris

Guy J. Murphy

Cadee R. Natschke

Senior class officers

President:

Cadee

Natschke

Vice president:

Kaitlyn

Nebelung

Kaitlyn R. Nebelung

Beth A. Nelson

Jacob R. Neuland

Niasia Perdue

Dennis J. Phillips

Jaimie L. Poole*

Marguerite A. Powers*

Courtney S. Prairie

Cody J. Putnam*

Gerry Lee C. Quinto*

Deseray A. Raley

Alyssa M. Rentsch

Devina A. Rogers

Alexandrea M. Rudat*

Kaitlyn M. Rutan

Michael T. Sadler

Emily N. Seekell*

Jacob D. Sercombe

Brittani M. Shew

Jessica A. Siegrist

Elizabeth J. Signor

Secretary:

Kelsey

McDonough

Treasurer:

Heather

Miller

Lindsay A. Skeans

Cody M. Smith

Cody L. Snider

Travis L. Stevens

Mercedes M. Stoker*

Maxwell L. Strong

Richard C. Sunkle

Christopher A. Svinicki*

Matthew D. Swetland

Brock G. Tousley

Samantha D. Tylutki

Steven C. VanEpps

Chelsea M. Vaughn*

Alyse L. Warner

Devin N. Wedhorn

Travis D. Wilson

Cody T. Wright

Sierra M. Zimmerman

*Denotes National Honor

Society


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Top graduates

Listed alphabetically

Daniel Anderson

Parents:

William and

Dawn Anderson

of Grass

Lake. Plans

to attend

Hillsdale College

and major

in political

science

Caleb Bromley

Parents:

Jonathon

and Sandra

Bromley of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University

of Michigan

or Cedarville

and major in exercise science

Grass Lake High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m., May 27 at Federated Church in Grass Lake;

Graduation: 2 p.m., May 31 at the high school gymnasium

Michael Cicirelli

Parents:

Michael and

Sheri Cicirelli

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Siena

Heights

University to

major in Web

design, minor

in music and theatre

Shana Crouch

Parents:

Roger and

Rose Crouch

of Grass

Lake. Plans

to attend

Spring Arbor

University,

major undecided

Mary Davis

Parents:

Kenneth and

Andrea Davis

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Spring

Arbor University

and major

in global

studies, minor

in education

Stefan Hitchcock

Parents:

Derek and

Esther Hitchcock

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend Grand

Valley State

University

and major in

business

Hayley Howe

Parents:

Neil Howe

(father) of

Grass Lake

and Lillian

Howe

(grandmother)

of

Grass Lake.

Plans to attend

Aquinas and major in

pre-medicine, minor in biology

Zachary Mottes

Parents:

Tim and

Theresa

Mottes of

Grass Lake.

Plans to attend

Eastern

Michigan

University

or Jackson

Community College and major

in business management

Patricia Prucknic

Parents:

Damian

and Sandra

Prucknic of

Grass Lake.

Plans to

attend St.

Mary’s College

and major

in history,

minor in political science and

drama

Rose Prucknic

Parents:

Damian

and Sandra

Prucknic of

Grass Lake.

Plans to

attend St.

Mary’s College

and get

an education

degree


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Class of 2009

Amber Abel

Marcus Allen

Daniel Anderson*

Trevor Asperger*

Michael Beck

James Bommarito

Brittany Bower

Leandra Bowser

Caleb Bromley*

Lukas Burch

Jocelyn Button*

Cody Carlson

Michael Cicirelli*

Leah Conley

Aaron Corey

Shana Crouch*

Mary Davis

Timothy Decker

Bradley Dennis

Kellie Derrick

James Dorow

Joshua Duke

Cody Ellis

Douglas Ellsworth

Benjamin Elwood

Shelbie Fagan

Christopher Fleenor

Breanna Gales

Ethan Gipson

Nicholas Glynn

Joshua Grant

Brandon Hagar

Codie Hager

Karlee Hamilton

Justin Headley

Nolan Herendeen

Coti Higgins

Stefan Hitchcock*

Tiffany Horner

Hayley Howe*

Kenneth Kimberly

Ashley Koncelik*

Shelby Kroske

Hannah Kulwicki

Austin LaRocque

Bradley LaRocque

Samantha LaRocque

Ashley Latka

Corey Lazarz

Jamie Leppala

Justina Lyons*

Christopher McKim

Zachary Mottes*

Brittany Nunez

Miranda Penn

Lauren Pondell

Rose Prucknic*

Patricia Prucknic*

Logan Ratliff

Jenessa Raub

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Grass Lake High School

Travis Richmond

Grant Rohloff

Taryn Romine

Michael Rook

Brianna Ruggles

David Russoy

Luke Ryan

Amelia Schooler*

Zachary Seman

Rebecca Sheehy

Holly Shelhart

Brett Sherwood

Jerry Shouse

Jonathan Stadnikia

Christopher Stempien II

Mary Steward

Skyler Stoker

Jessica Taylor

Alexandra Tsoukalas

Kenneth Tyler

Holly Valliere

Danielle Ward*

Hannah Weeks*

Jessie Welch

Jordan Whiting

Jonathan Woolery

Eric Zagata

Jared Zenz

*Denotes National Honor Society

Senior class officers

President:

Hannah

Weeks

Secretary:

Mary Davis

Vice

president:

Rose Prucknic

Treasurer:

Karlee

Hamilton

da vinci institute

Graduation Ceremony — 6:30 p.m., June 10 at the

Ella Sharp Community Arts Center

Concord school

of opportunity

Class of 2009

Senior class officers

Graduation Ceremonies — Graduation: 1 p.m. June

7 at the Concord High School gymnasium

Austin Lee Allen

Khrystyana Joye Camarena

Jordan Lynn Carr-Pratt

Alisha Ann Copenhaver

Michael Anthony Doosey

Tykeeja F. Harris

Jake Stephen Jessup

Chad Allen Miles

Lance Dean Mitchell

Thomas James Nemeth

John F. Owens

Cassandra J. Schlaff

Timothy A. Schulze

Joshua A. Simon

President:

Tykeeja Harris

Vice

president:

Tim Schulze

Class of 2009

Nicholas J. Bean

Sean M. Duncan

Kenny J. Roberts Jr.

Lauren K. Smith

Erin D. Streets

Secretary:

Michael

Doosey

Treasurer:

Austin Allen


JACKSON CITIZEN PATRIOT/The Zone

Top graduates

1. Jordan T. Bapst

Parents:

Paul and Peni

Bapst of Hanover.

Plans

to attend the

University

of Michigan,

major undecided

1. Amber

L. Fausneaucht

Parents: Lee and Lacey

Fausneaucht

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Hillsdale

College

and major in

pre-medicine

or pre-veterinary

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hanover-Horton High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 4 p.m. May 17 at Hillside Methodist Church;

Graduation: 6 p.m. June 7 at Jackson Community College Potter Center; Senior Honors Night: 7 p.m. June 3 at the high school cafeteria

1. Cyle D. Rogotzke

Parents:

Michele

and Doug

Rogotzke

of Jerome.

Plans to attend

Adrian

College and

major in premedicine

and

run track and cross-country

4. Chelsea R. Hutson

Parents:

John and

Kathi Hutson

of Horton.

Plans to attend

the

University

of Michigan

and become

a dental hygienist

4. Kelsee E. Miles

Parents:

Nadeen and

Brian Miles

of Hanover.

Plans to major

in athletic

training and

obtain a

graduate degree

in physical

therapy at an undecided

college

6. Phenbunya Siripajana

Parents:

Sunyaluk

and Srunyou

Siripajana

of Thailand.

Plans to return

to Thailand

and possibly

attend

college

7. Jessica

M. Taylor

Parents:

Harold and

Patricia

Taylor of Jerome.

Plans

to attend

Jackson

Community College to study

nursing

8. Britney R. Peterson

Parent:

Debbie Peterson

of

Hanover.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College, then

transfer to

Western

Michigan University to study

secondary education

9. Joshua M. Johnson

Parents:

Dr. Steven

and Kristi

Johnson of

Horton. Plans

to attend

Western

Michigan

University

and major in

pre-dental

10. Hope E. Sholtis

Parents:

Mark Sholtis

of Troy

and Denise

O’Shea of

Hanover.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University,

major undecided


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Class of 2009

Abbe J. Ackley

Kyle M. Ames*

Jordan T. Bapst*

Mathew T. Barron

Nicholas A. Becker

Samantha S. Blessington

Matthew P. Booher

Briana C. Brewer

Tyler L. Chase

Dylan M. Combs*

Douglas R. Cory*

Kayla M. David

Mack S. Faulk

Amber L. Fausneaucht*

Jordyn N. Fisher

Kyle M. Fournier

Zachary S. French

Katelynn M. French*

Ryan T. Fryt

Christian M. Galbraith*

Lucas I. Garrison

Antonio L. Gray

Jennifer L. Gray

Shayne P. Griffin

Jon B. Gutekunst

Kerstin M. Halstead

Kirstie B. Hammond

Travis J. Hath

Tineile L. Heiler

Ashley M. Holdridge

Kaylyn M. Hoy

Kaila S. Hull

Brett C. Hunt

Chelsea R. Hutson*

Bradley W. Isaacson

Shelby L. Iseler*

Joshua M. Johnson*

Jeremiah M. Kesterson

Tyler J. Kinney

Lauren L. McEldowney

Brian J. McKnight

Amanda E. McLeod

Matthew R. McMillen

Joshua J. Meininger

Jaimie L. Mercer*

Kelsee E. Miles*

Melissa M. Millis

Caitlin D. Morton*

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hanover-Horton High School

Senior class officers

President:

Shelby L.

Iseler

Vice

president:

Joshua M.

Johnson

Secretary:

Jaimie L.

Mercer

Representative: Caitlin D. Morton

Robert J. Natter

Taylor N. Negus

Jody A. Nicholson

Joseph V. Overmyer

Lane E. Perlos

Cortney A. Perry

Britney R. Peterson

Justin A. Pomeroy

Benjamin J. Pool

Kacie L. Post

Samantha A. Ramirez

Troy C. Raymond

Steven H. Redeker

Alexis K. Retter

Laura A. Richards

Scott C. Richardson*

Treasurer:

Kala M. Smith

Joshua A. Rigelman

Danielle N. Riker

Brian J. Risk*

Amanda L. Rogers

Cyle D. Rogotzke*

Sheree L. Roth

Nicole M. Rowley

Cyle D. Rulison

Hope E. Sholtis

Lesley M. Shuberg

Phenbunya Siripajana

Kala M. Smith

Branden S. Spink

Bradley A. St. John

Justin M. Sultini

Christopher M. Sumner

Jessica M. Taylor

Bradley M. Taylor*

Petr Tengler

Jedidiah A. Thompson

David A. Vella

Jacob L. Vincent

Michael R. Vogt

Cody D. Wallace

Kendrick M. Warren

Jacob A. Watson

Jacob G. Wild

Jacob S. Wood

Aaron J. Zeiler

*Denotes National Honor Society

Homer Alternative

Graduation Ceremony — 7 p.m. May 21 at the high school gymnasium

Class of 2009

Jessica TeraLyn Back

Robin Diane Bailey

Robert Charles Birchfield II

Jerry Wesley Boody

Clark Louis Bushong

Rebecca Ann Hamilton

Vivian Ann Hays

Frederick E. Hays

Jared L. Justice

Brandon Walter Johnson

Jasmine Nicole Kerr

Larry Jr. Kulikowski

Dale DuWayne Otis III

Tyler D. Prater

Jamie Lee Rokita

Travis D. Sizemore

Kayla Marie Slone

Justin M. Stephens

William E. Tackett

Kamaron A’Kee Truss

Stacy Nicole West


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Hillsdale High School

Graduation Ceremony — 2 p.m., June 7 at the high school gymnasium

Top graduates

1. Kara Marie Nussbaum

Parents:

Mark and

Sandra Nussbaum

of Hillsdale.

Plans

to attend

Anderson

University to

major in both

elementary

education and special education

2. Kathryn Brown

Parents:

David and

Debra Brown

of Hillsdale.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan, Division

of Kinesiology,

to

major in movement science

3. Tyler Hubbell

Parents:

James and

Diane Hubbell

of Hillsdale.

Plans to

attend Grand

Valley State

University to

major in athletic

training

and pursue a doctorate in

physical therapy

4. Shelby Kittleson

Parents:

Michelle

Liska and

Chris Kittleson

of Hillsdale.

Plans

to attend the

University of

Michigan to

major in sociology

and pursue a career

in administration

5. Korey Caulkins

Parents:

Neil and Kim

Caulkins of

Hillsdale.

Plans to attend

Indiana

Wesleyan

University to

major in psychology

and

become a psychologist

6. Brandi Richardson

Parents:

Rick and

Kelly Richardson

of

Hillsdale.

Plans to attend

the

University

of Central

Florida Theatre

School to obtain a BFA

in acting

7. Lawrence D. Kimball

Parents:

Dustin and

Karen Kimball

of Hillsdale.

Plans to

attend Taylor

University

to major in

English education

and

professional writing

8. Courtney Harring

Parents:

Raymond

and Penny

Harring of

Hillsdale.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan’s

Art and Design

school to become a fine

artist or costume designer

9. Kayla Foust

Parents:

Shawn Foust

of North

Adams

and Casey

and Shelly

Caldwell of

Hillsdale.

Plans to attend

the University

of Michigan to major

in pre-law and business

10. Tyler Condon

Parents:

Thomas and

Connie Condon

of Hillsdale.

Plans to

attend Trine

University

to major in

computer

science to

become a network administrator

or work in software

development

Class of 2009

Marcelle Al-Zoughbi

James Alspaugh

Jacob Anderson

Kurea Auxier

Chasity Beard

Joseph Beckman

Jay Berry

Ashlee Black*

Alwin B.Lias^

Brian Boyd*

Bailey Brown*

Kathryn Brown*

Rhylie Brown*

Jeffery Bufford

Erin Burkett*

Jay Carey

Roberto Carrizales

Korey Caulkins*

Virginia Chomse^

Alex Clark

Jacob Clark

Timothy Clark Jr.

Dustin Cleveland

Andrea Cochran

Tyler Condon*

Ryan Connor*

Robert Cooley

Michael Coulter

Brittany Cox

Quyhn Van Dang^

Marcelle Dannibale Palmer^

Dillon Dirth

Andrew Esterline*

Kayla Foust*

Jacob Francis

Mitchell Gabriele

Amelia Games*

Marie Gargin

David Gary

Brian Green

Mitchell Green*

Jerry Gustley

Kayla Hancock

Evan Hansen

Courtney Harring*

Ty Haskell

Lauren Hephner

Brennen Holroyd

Andrew Horrighs

Alora Horton

Senior class officers

President:

Kayla Foust

Vice

president:

Tyler Hubbell

Kerri Howard

Tyler Hubbell*

Joseph Hull

Brad Jenkins

Kyle Kafer

Nicholas Kelley

Zachary Kelley

Rochelle Kennedy

Melissa Kill

Lawrence Kimball IV*

Shelby Kittleson*

Scott Lantis*

Emily Laser

Mary Lige

Shelby Lopez

Kyle MacDonald

Caesar Martinez

Rodrigo Martin Lopez^

Nichole Matzke*

Joseph McAvoy*

Megan McElroy

Elmer Miller Jr.

Robert Mosby

Sarah Nelson

Amanda Neumann

Kara Nussbaum*

Luca Sebastian Ohnesorge^

Kimberly Ost*

Taylor Peel*

Stephanie Pietruszka*

Kodi Poling

Richard Poljan IV

Jenna Price

Sean Proctor

Brandon Quick

Secretary:

Courtney

Harring

Treasurer:

Marcelle

Al-Zoughbi

Representatives: Kathryn Brown and Carissa Shalosky

James Radabaugh

Jesse Reade

Brandi Richardson*

Everardo Rocha

Kaitlyn Rodgers

Kyle Rubin

Christy Russell

Adam Ryan

Briana Saccoia

Nicholas Sarles

Carissa Shalosky*

Travis Shepherd

Lauren Slovacek

Christopher Spratt

Samantha Stevens

Zachery Stych

Kevin Swiercz

Victoria Swift

Brendan Taylor

Mark Tocco

Angela Vallejo Sagaseta De

Ilurdoz^

Tyler Vandeberghe*

Charles Vear

Nicole Vroman

Scott Wagner

Samantha Weiman

Caitlin Wolf

Corrina Zimmer

*denotes National Honor

Society

^denotes foreign exchange

students


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Top graduates

1. Allyson McMeeking

Parents: Scott and Cheryl

McMeeking of Homer. Plans

to attend Hope College to

pursue a career in music

education

3. Kayla Price

Parents: Kenneth and Melvina

Price of Homer. Plans to

attend Neumont University

in Utah to pursue a degree in

computer science

5. Alicia Prater

Parents: Charles and Denise

Prater of Homer. Plans

to attend Grand Valley

State University to major in

nursing

Class of 2009

Ted C. Adams

Catherine E. Ambler*

Leslie D. Anderson

Kyle B. Avery

Ariel L. Bates*

Adam L. Boden*

Matthew D. Bowles

Korrine E. Boyd

Quinton A. Brail

Teah M. Brodock

Amanda N. Brown

Anthony L. Butler

Kelsie M. Butler

Ashley E. Calhoun

Karleigh E. Caudill

Eric M. Chard

Veronica J. Clayton

Zachary K. Collmenter

Jordan T. Cuatt

Brandie N. Dahlberg

KiLea J. Dibble

Tayler J. Dow

Steven E. Dowding

Brandon J. Ebersole

Brian K. Edwards

2. Amber

Lucas

Parents: David and Lisa

Lucas of Tekonsha. Plans to

attend Kellogg Community

College and transfer to a

four-year university to pursue

a career as a medical lab

technician

4. Steven Dowding

Parents: David and Tammy

Dowding of Homer. Plans

to attend the University of

Michigan to major in aerospace

engineering

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Homer High School

Graduation Ceremony — 2 p.m., May 31 in the high school gymnasium

Ryan M. Eldred

Kelsea E. Hackworth

Nathan C. Harris

Torrie A. Haywood

Geoffrey B. Hinkle

Kimberlyn M. Hovey

Corey D. Hurtado

Robert C. James

Garrett D. Keeling

Cassandra A. Klewer

Asia M. Konkle

Robert D. Lamb

Michael T. Lohrke

Amber L. Lucas*

Cairee I. McAllister

Allyson M. McMeeking

Erika H. Mestdagh

Michelle L. Miller

Marlayna A. Moore

Kayla K. Mosher

Steven D. Owens

Kacey J. Patrick

Nicholas J. Pease

Laura J. Pelham

Matthew J. Plemmons

Tadd S. Porter

Alicia K. Prater*

6. Veronica Clayton

Parents: Gary and Jeanne

Clayton of Concord. Plans to

attend Lake-Sumter Community

College in Florida

and transfer to the University

of Central Florida to pursue

a career in therapeutic

riding to help children with

special needs

7. Jordan Cuatt

Parents: Stuart Cuatt Jr.

of Homer and Desiree Cuatt

of Homer. Plans to attend

Spring Arbor University to

pursue a career in film production

and hopes to further

his education at the Motion

Picture Institute of Michigan

8. Tiahna Waring

Parents: Vanessa and

Jason Kaiser of Homer, and

Norman and Sandie Waring

of Litchfield. Plans to attend

Kellogg Community College

to pursue a career in nursing

10. Adam Boden

Parents: Rick and Christy

Boden of Homer. Plans to

attend Grand Valley State

University to study business

and pre-dental

9. Quinton Brail

Parents: Bob Brail of

Homer and Cheryl Johnson

of Marshall. Plans to attend

Oakland Community College

and transfer to University of

Michigan to study aerospace

engineering

Kayla M.

Price

Derek C. Raymond

Heather R. Richardson

Jacob W. Robinson

Jordan M. Robinson

Nicholas J. Robinson

Austin M. Russell

Philip S. Sherwood

Karli L. Sprague

Andrew J. Sullivan

Veronika Svitlak

Lori A. Thenen

Courtney M. Thurston*

Robert S. Towery

Kalle J. Tucker*

Valerie A. VanWert

Vickie E. VanWert*

Lynsee J. VanHorn

Tiahna R. Waring*

Cassady M. Watts*

Ross D. Williams

Samantha M. Wilson

Karrissa J. Winchell

Paige N. Winchell

*Denotes National Honor

Society

Senior class officers

President:

Michael

Lohrke

Vice

president:

Vickie

VanWert

Secretary:

Tiahna

Waring

Treasurer:

Derek

Raymond


JACKSON CITIZEN PATRIOT/The Zone

Top graduates

1. Jacob A. Fox

Parents:

Jeff and

Joanna Fox

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the U.S.

Naval Academy

1. Josie J.

Fox

Parents:

Jeff and

Joanna Fox

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Ferris

State University

to

study dental

hygiene

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Jackson Christian High School

3. Michelle R. Hawthorne

Parents: Jon and Cindy

Hawthorne

of Brooklyn.

Plans

to attend

Huntington

University to

study nursing

4. Abigail

E. Barney

Parents: Todd and Jill

Barney of

Parma. Plans

to attend

Spring Arbor

University

5. Rachael

E. Hartman

Parents:

Rick and

Sandy Hartman

of Concord.

Plans

to attend

Olivet Nazarene

University

6. Branden M. Lee

Parents:

Mike and

Debbie Lee

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Spring

Arbor University

to

study physical

therapy

7. Gary R. Binkowski Jr.

Parents:

Gary Sr. and

Michelle

Binkowski

of Springport.

Plans

to attend

Hillsdale College

to study

physics

8. Aimee

E. Morse

Parents:

Denny and

Beth Morse

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Grand

Valley State

University

9. Alicia A.

Fish

Parents:

Bart and

Dawna Fish

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College

10. Emily

C. Sukta

Parents:

Steve and

Chris Sukta

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Spring

Arbor University

Graduation Ceremonies — 7 p.m., May 22 at Grace Church

Class of 2009

Erik Jamar Dowds McClinton - Austin

Brianna J. Axon

Kaylee K. Baisden

Jeffrey A. Bargar

Abigail E. Barney*

Gary R. Binkowski Jr.*

Naomi D. Carr*

Jadrian M. Deaver

Kasey L. Espinoza

Alicia A. Fish*

Jacob A. Fox*

Josie J. Fox*

Jiantong Gao

Brendan C. Harshbarger

Rachael E. Hartman*

Michelle R. Hawthorne*

Elizabeth K. Hein*

Shanel M. Holmes

Raelyn M. Huff*

Senior class officers

President:

Gary

Binkowski

Vice

president:

Sandy Morgel

Thomas E. Kraft

Branden M. Lee*

Paige M. Leimenstoll

Haley M. Lusk*

Brent G. Malone*

Sandra A. Morgel*

Aimee E. Morse*

Rebecca M. Pryor

Nicole M. Schneider*

Stephanie N. Stanley

Brandon L. Stanton*

Emily C. Sukta*

Zachary T. Taylor

Christopher A. Thiebaut*

Alanna R. Tippin

Taylor N. White*

Christopher J. Williams

Joel D. Worsham*

Xiaoxi Yan

*Denotes National Honor Society member

Secretary/

Treasurer:

Jacob Fox


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Senior class officers

President:

Drew A.

Holdwick

Vice

president:

Racquel N.

Maxwell

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Jackson High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m. May 20 at First Presbyterian Church; Graduation: 7 p.m. May 22 at Withington Stadium;

Honors Convocation: 7 p.m. May 21 at Jackson High School auditorium

Top graduates

(all 4.0)

Chelsea M. Brennan

Parents:

Ms. Karyn

Mericle and

Mr. Andrew

Brennan of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

Tulane

University

and major in

communications

Sean M. Churchill

Parents:

Brian

and Linda

Churchill

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University

of Michigan,

major undecided

Joseph F. Franke

Parents:

Ms. Aimee

Franke and

Mr. Steven

Franke of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

Honors

College at

Michigan

State University and major

in mechanical engineering,

minor in theatre

Cassaundra L. Hayward

Parents:

Rock and

Cheryl Hayward

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend the

University

of Detroit

Mercy and

major in predental

Nathan D. Hesche

Parents:

Ken and

Lisa Hesche

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Wayne

State University

and

major in engineering

Sona H. Jani

Parents:

Haresh and

Hema Jani

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan and

major in premedicine

Anne K. Jansen

Parents:

Thomas and

Kyle Jansen

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

Universiy

Honors College,

major

undecided

Angela J. Kolb

Parents:

Brian and

Alice Kolb

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Grand

Valley State

University

and major in

education,

minor in dance

Samantha C. Levy

Parents:

Timothy and

Laura Levy

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University,

major undecided

Rachael L. Myers

Parents:

Barry and

Sandy Myers

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Western

Michigan

University

and major in

anthropology

or biology, minor in Spanish

Stephanie B. Peterson

Parents:

Robert and

Pamela

Peterson

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Kalamazoo

College,

major undecided

Morgan L. Talbert

Parents:

Craig and

Margot Talbert

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend Grand

Valley State

University

Honors College

and

major in journalism or the

health profession

Secretary:

Ashley D.

Simpson

Treasurer:

Ciara D. Flint

Hannah J. Tenison

Parents:

Gary and

Libby Tenison

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend the

University of

Michigan or

the University

of Notre

Dame and major in pre-medicine

Rebekah L. Trombley

Parents:

David and

Laura Trombley

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend Central

Michigan

University

and major in

education

Joshua P. Wood

Parents:

Matthew and

Wendy Wood

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

Rose-Hulman

Institute of

Technology

and major in

engineering.

Emily J. Woolworth

Parents:

Donald and

Heather

Woolworth

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College and

major in

nursing

Class of 2009

Keith D. Adams, Jr.

Michael Devon Adams, Jr.

Tanesha Kareen Dionna Adams

Clarissa Kay Adkins

William Kenneth Adkins

Amrit Ahuja

Camille Lynnae’ Allen

Jack Joseph Anderson

Josephus Anderson

Keyanna Lynn Anderson

India Cherie Arnold

Mara Michelle Arps

Quinisha S. Artis

Carneshia T. Ashley

Elizabeth Alexandra Aubrey*

Jessica Jewell Avery

Shawn Michael Avery, Jr.

Kristi Sue Backinger

Kathryn Elizabeth Backus*

Barbara K. Baker

Keygan Anthony Baker

William Jesse Bargar

Rakeena B. Barnes

Anita Nicole Barrymore

Ashlee Nicole Batterson

Onida Melissa Battle

Kaleshia Ann Bedore

Kaitlyn Anastasia Belcher*

Dante M. Bell

Ryan Edward Bennett

Kaci Lyn Bergman

Jacob Allen Berry

Erik N. Berry-Glaspie

Briana Janay Bicy

Christopher J. Binschus

Mariah S. Blackwell

Sara Ashley Blanks*

Courtney Mae Boobyer

Jade Alexis Bostwick

Brittany M. Boughton*

Grace Elizabeth Bowersox*

Eric S. Bradner

Dara La’Cole Bradshaw

Scotty Diquan Branch

Bethany J. Brand

Joseph Robert Bray

Capricia Janae Breedlove

Chelsea Marie Brennan*

Meghan Elizabeth Brennan*

Christian E. Bronson

Anthony M. Brown

Sharae Sydney Brown

Nicholas Pierson Brownell

Chelsea Marie Bruce

Kelsie Layne Burdette

Derrick Alonzo Butler

Tyler Clark Butterfield*

Kacy Lynn Cameron

Matthew S. Carr

Kelsie Richelle Carson

Brandi Nicole Caston

Mikel L. Cawley

Corey Ryan Cervantes

Roberto Santana Cervantes

Jessica L. Challender

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JACKSON CITIZEN PATRIOT/The Zone

Andreya Shontee Chapman

Randall L. Chasteen-Culberson

Jasmine Shantel Chisolm

Sean Matthew Churchill*

Deshawn Kenyatta Cockream

William F. Cockream, III

Emily Rebecca Coffey

Samantha J. Colangelo

Andrea Unique Collins

Joyelette Renee’ Collins

Steven Thomas Collins

Bryan Michael Cotton*

Joshua A. Cowling

Eric L. Crenshaw, Jr.

Jonathan Walter Cross

Katherine L. Cummings

Logan D. Dailey

Summer D. Daniels

Michael S. Davis

Nieara Nijel Davis

Austin K. Davisson

Elise Brittney DeBruler*

Paulina Delgado-Lopez

Diana V. Demchenko

Shamarri S. Dentmond

Damascus Matthew DePalma

Mitchell Ryan DeRepentigny

Caroline Elizabeth Dillon*

Adam James Dimitry

Logan Scott Dodge

Richard Matthew Dorer

Markeisha L. Draper

Keith A. Dunnam

Brogan L. Dysert*

Marquise Craig Edmondson

Jayana N. Edwards

E’Lon Marie Fairley

Shealena Shauntell Farr

Christian L. Fauver

Amy Marie Fillmore

Heather Lynn Fisher

Anthony Jerome Fleeks

Molly Ann Fleming

Eric S. Fletcher

Ciara Danielle Flint

Randall Nathan Foor

Cody M. Ford

Deanna L. Foster

Skye Marie Foster*

Malcolm Lamarr Fowler

Ellen Jean Francey

Joseph F. Franke

Alexis Marie Fuentes

Jamila M. Ganaway

Kelli Lynn Gauss

Nicholas James Georgopoulos

Devon A. Gibson

Christopher Marshaun Glaspie

Iesha S. Glaspie

Michael D. Glaspie

Stephen H. Glaspie, II

Rahman DeCarlos Glenn

Michael J. Golden

Samuel R. Goolsby

Jonathan David Gore

Jeffrey Edgar Grantham, Jr.

Andrew C. Gray

DeWayne Christopher Gray

John E. Gray, IV

Michelle V. Grier

Rebecca Irene Marie Haase

Daniel Daurice Hall

Duron A. Hall

Lashuna Lynea Hall

Precious Lanise Hamilton

Ericka T.Hampton

Michelle Renee’ Harrell

De’Quon M. Harris

Ebony E. Harris

Latesha Rachelle Harris

Taylor Marie Hart

Crina E. Hatchett

Matthew Alexander Hayes

Cassaundra Lee Hayward*

Kevin Lee Hazel

Antoine D. Hemphill

Jenna Kay Hense

Jennifer Louise Herzberg

Nathan D. Hesche

Tianna Leanne-Tiara Hicks

Elizabeth Joyce Hiler

Mylisha Lynn Hodges

Drew Alexis Holdwick*

Nicholas S. Holmes*

Emanuel Devon Howard

Eric Jammal Howell

Makia Leshara Hubbard

Roswell J. Hubbard

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Jackson High School

Kaloni DeLynn Hunt

Christian B. Hurst

Christopher John Hurst

Megan Janene Hurst

Sona H. Jani*

Anne K. Jansen*

Jalen Michael Jarrett

Victoria Catherine-Marie Jaska

Kara Leigh Jennett

Emmanuel L. Johnson

Jeffrey Johnson, Jr.

Nigel McLawrence Johnson, Jr.

Patrick Dennis Johnson

Ricky H. Johnson

Jessica N. Johnston

Christopher Michael Jones

David Paul Jones

Lailah M. Jones

Rasharia Francis Jones

Siroya C. Jones

Karen L. Kerwin

Aaron Richard Keyes

Joshua Lee Keyes

Jeremy Ray Kilgore

Sylvester K. Kilgore, III

Mimi Nakisha King

Nina Gayle King

Faith Capri Kobb

Angela Jane Kolb*

Chester Stephen Kosinski, II*

Hannah Lynn Krajewski

Brittany J. Kramer

Dustin L. Krauss

Cayla Jane Krutsch*

Andrew J. Lafountain

Tracy LaGrande, Jr.

Matthew Jacob Landenberger

Jasmyn Simone Lawson*

Andrew David Layman*

Angelica M. Lee

James M. Lee

Samantha Christine Levy*

Stephanie R. Lewis

Markell Ja’von Lidge

Dominique N. Linden

Steven C. Lindner^

Greta Ann Lorr

Ashley A. Lusby

Sarah E. Lusby

Ashley Lynn Mack

Danielle Elizabeth Mackey

Claudia B. Maiztegui^

Cesar Maldonado

Kyle Gilbert Marcinkiewicz*

Kayla Nicole Marks

Andrew Colton Marr

Brett Marshall

Jamaea Lytea Martin

Erasmo S. Martinez

Brianna M. Mashburn

Kailee Michelle Mathias*

Jonathan Graham Mathis

Troy Scott Matlow, Jr.

Taisho Matsuguma^

Racquel Nicole Maxwell*

Cody R. May

Kelsey D. McClung

Virgil M. McGuire

Virmone A. McGuire

Jade Elizabeth McGuirt

Dimarcco A. McKaney

Quashaun Lapree McKenney

Brandon M. McNickle

Cody T. Melville

Heather Ann Metter

Lezlie Ashley Michael

Kyler M. Miller

Walter J. Miskowski

Celeste Montaya Mitchell

Tamara L. Moore

Damion Maurice Morgan

Berry Michael Moss

Johnette Crystal Marie Moss

Rachael Laura Myers*

Yuma Nagata^

Alexander Cole Neely

Paul David Neely, IV

Jacklyn Montgomery Nelson

Kelsey Jo Neville

Amy Rebecca Newsome*

Phillip R. Nichols, Jr.

Brandon R. Nidiffer

Aaron Lee Norris, II

Brianna Nicole Norris

Marcus D. Norris, Jr.

Xavier A. Norton

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Jackson High School

Khristina Marie Nutt

Kasie L. O’Connell

Jennifer Lynn Ohrey

Ashley B. Oldham

Antonio L. Oliver

Antuan M. Oliver

Matthew Davis Ollila

DeQuann M. Page

Rayfield P. Page

Mariah Q. Palmer*

Anreah Lanette Parker

Kayla Ann Parks

Brady Joseph Parr

Dylan J. Patton

Mariah Denise Perdue

Tasha Lynn Perry

Stephanie B. Peterson*

Kimberly J. Pety*

Allison V. Phelps

Curtis J. Phelps

TaQueskia Danielle Pitts

Soila Marie Pizano

Laila R. Poole

Evan D. Potter

Vercina I.D. Powell

Matthew H. Pritt

Devon M. Prough

Leaira J. Pryor

Ivan Ramirez

Erika Ramos

Jordan J. Reavis

Meesha Linn Remynse

Tyler Austin Reynolds*

Shane A. Rider

Eric Jonathan Riggins

Randolph S. Riker, II

Colin Michael Rivera

Michael Raymond Robbins

Ashley Jordan Roberts

Yvette R. Robertson

Jamecia Shantel Robinson

Yvette R. Robinson

Day’esha Erail Rochester

Antoine M. Rodriguez

Amanda Lynn Rogers

Brandon Neilson Rogers

Kami Ann Root

Elgin Faust Rose

Stephany Christina Ross

Jeremy T. Ruede

Pongsatorn Saktaweekulkit^

Timothy J. Samons

Louis Antonio Sauceda

Mersadi Jane Sauceda

Thomas C. Sauceda

Memorri R. Saunders

Zachary Robert Schneider

Darrin E. Scott

Melissa S. Scott

Alexandria Denise Seals

Spencer Anthony Secreto

Jenna A. Serino

Christopher M. Sewell

Steffen D. Shelton

Tabitha Marie Shields

Andrew Marshall Simmons

Ashley Danielle Simpson*

Katie Elizabeth Sisk

Aneeta R. Smith

Emily Lynn Smith

Mackenzie Sarah Smith*

Shayeirra Darlene Smith

Dylan M. Snitchler

DeShara Katrece Soto

Chynna Jean Spangle*

John L. Sprunger

Kelsey Marie Stieber*

Becky L. Stiles

Jeremy M. Stone

Charles P. Suddeth

Danielle M. Sullivan

Jessika Ann Marie Swain

Charnae’ Leahquinne Dequindria

Swint

Kyle E. Szczepanski

Morgan L. Talbert*

Chanel Cheri Talton

Kelsey T. Tappenden

Hannah Jane Tenison*

Joel D. Thomas

Jordon Daniel Thomas

Lashara D’nay Thompson

Tyler R. Thurman

Ashley N. Thurston

Alexander Markus Tom

Rebekah L. Trombley*

Adam James Tropiano

Stephany Marie Trujillo*

Amber D. Turk

Nicholas Coty Turk

Arielle T. Turner

Pedro Michael Valdez, IV

Lauren Nicole VanSchoick

William D. Versluys

Blythe Christi Anna Waddell*

Joshua M. Waddell

Logan William Wagner*

Jennifer Rachel Walker

Holly Alyana Walling

John D. Warf

Kyra Shaneice Warren

Brandon E. Weeder

Nathan R. Wendt

Lindsay Kathryn Westin*

Vonisha L. Weston

JaTerra Monique White

Javon L. White

Mara K. Wierzbicki

Elizabeth Jean Wilcox

Anterio R. Williams, Jr.

Ashlee J. Williams

Avery Shane Williams

DeMonica Richelle Williams

James D. Williams

Julius E. Williams*

Nisha Danielle Williams

Shamyra Lore’ Williams

Shaniqua S. Williams

T’Keyah R. Williams

Elijah Hason Wilson

Erica Elsie Wilson

Lisa R. Wilson

Ryan J.R. Wilson

Emily A. Wood

Joshua Paul Wood*

Ashley Lynn Woodard

Cornisha Nicole Woody

Emily Joy Woolworth

Jacob Alexander Worsham

Christopher G. Worthey

ShaRae Dashey Worthey

Shelby N. Wray*

Al L. Wright, Jr.

Sydnee Carolyn Wright

William Paul Wright

Caitlin A. Wykoff

Ashley Nicole Wyzlic

Bianca Marie Yousif

Nicholas Michael Zaggy

*Denotes National Honor Society

member

^Denotes Foreign Exchange students

T.A. Wilson Academy

Graduation Ceremony — Graduation: 7 p.m. May 28 at the Michigan Theater

Class of 2009

Tyashia M. Anderson

Anne M. Andrews

Carrese J. Archer-Paige

Matt H. Ashby

Bette R. Beck

Brittney N. Bicy

Lashay S. Booker

Dalisa D. Brown

Rachel M. Campisi

Renita L. Y. Cawthon

Sherise V. Davis

Alaina B. Duryea

Rebecca L. Futrell

Catherine H. Geistel

Christine M. Geistel

Delana C. Goodwin

Stacie A. Kirksey

Katherine J. Knapp

Amber L. Lennox

Sarah R. Machnik

Andre L. Mallett

Daquan D. Marizette

Cordeisha J. Maxwell

Corneisha D. Maxwell

Jordan A. McCloe

Derrick A. Morgan

Shante' M. Oliver

Patrick K. Patnode

Mickey W. Phelps

Brittany L. Putnam

Jamaal A. Ramsey

Synita J. Ryan

Audrianna R. Sanders

Andrew J. Smith

Ashley E. Smith

Cortez S. Tribblett

Earl D. Vanfleet

Sharilyn Ward

Antoine D. Williams

Beth A. Wingart

Jackson Area

Home Educators

Graduation Ceremony— 7 p.m., May 29 at

Spring Arbor Free Methodist Church

Class of 2009

Nathan Allen

Max Barson

Patricia Bassett

Maria Boyle

Carri Clark

Cari Cook

Michael Doyle

Olivia Eaton

Breanna Epperly

Faith Granger

Sierra Harat

Justin Herr

Brianna Herrington

Christen Houck

Sarah Hubbs

Amanda Hulett

Allison Lehman

Becky Livermore

Bethany Longoria

Kerry Maull

Brittany Myers

Forrest Navarre

Cody Phillips

Kara Polyblank

Stephen Reeves

Rachel Robbins

Angelina Rubio

Jennah Sailor

Rachel Slocum

Mary Shaun Wald


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Jonesville High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Graduation: 2 p.m. June 7 at Jonesville High School

Top graduates

1. Ian Lawrence

Parents:

Dennis

and Nancy

Lawrence

of Moscow.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University

2. Amy Barrington

Parents:

Scott and

Debra Barrington

of

Jonesville.

Plans to attend

the University

of Toledo

to study

environmental

sciences and English

3. Austin Godfrey

Parents:

Tim and Lori

Godfrey of

Jonesville.

Plans to attend

Western

Michigan

University to

study computer

science

and film studies

4. Casey Clow

Parents:

Todd and

Diane Clow

of Jonesville.

Plans to attend

Hillsdale

College

to study premedicine

5. Benjamin West

Parents:

Michael and

Kathleen

West of

Jonesville.

Plans to obtain

a Michigan

builder’s

license

6. Aubrey Ray

Parents:

Rochelle and

Nelson Ray

of Hillsdale.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University

to study pre

law

7. Staci Olney

Parents:

Daniel

and Susan

Phillips of

Jonesville.

Plans to attend

Oakland

University to

study wildlife

biology

8. Tulshi Patel

Parents:

Jagdish and

Sharmista

Patel of

Jonesville.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan to

study premedicine

9. Andrew Barrett

Parents:

Todd Barrett

and Lisa Spieth

of Jonesville.

Plans to

attend Central

Michigan

University

to study

computer

science

10. Joseph Kroa

Parents:

Karen and

Robert Kroa

of Jonesville.

Plans to attend

Grand

Valley State

University

to study international

business

Class of 2009

Kelsey E. Aemisegger*

Payden J. Armstrong*

Cassandra A. Bailey

Adam T. Baker

Justin J. Barnett

Andrew J. Barrett*

Amy J. Barrington*

Jordan M. Bearden

Samantha M. Beck

Ashley N. Bernklau*

Jesse W. Bernklau

Amanda M. Bittle*

Evan D. Clendening

Casey T. Clow*

Eric S. Corey

Brett J. Dailey

Jacob A. Dillenbeck

Jason M. Dubour-Ballard

Joel M. Eckert

Ashley L. Frantom*

Alison L. Garr

Alan W. Godfrey

Austin M. Godfrey*

Dustin W. Hawley

Garrett W. Hiles*

Jessica M. Houseknecht

Jacob B. Howse

Leslie A. Hutchins

Chase A. Jacks

Blake E. Jenkins

Roger D. Jermeay

Kristyn J. Jones

Kara L. Kelley

Stephen L. Kelley

John R. Krajenka

Joseph L. Kroa

Ian R. Lawrence*

Janessa E. M. Ledyard*

Brittany L. Lewis

Kaitlyn M. Lyons

Jennifer J. Magda

John T. Marshall

Megan L. Miller

Robert K. Nipper

Gregory J. Null

Staci E. Olney*

Nicholas P. Padget

Tulshi J. Patel*

Vincent M. Plautz

Aubrey E. Ray*

Jamie L. Risner

Shawn D. Robey

Senior class officers

President:

Kristyn Jones

Vice

president:

Kelsey

Aemisegger

Secretary:

Megan Rowe

Austin J. Rodger

Alexis R. Rowe*

Megan E. Rowe*

Allisondra H. Sawdey

Jeffrey D. Schmitt

Christopher R. Scott

Autumn R. Signor

Arden D. Stebbins

Benjamin T. Stemen

Lauren J. Stephenson

Samantha G. Stoll

Adam L. Taylor

Zeyki Temizbas

Aaron K. Thorp

Sean A. Trombley

Benjamin C. Vandezande

Timothy D. Vargas

Danielle E. Watko

Benjamin M. West

Stephanie L. Wonders

Casey L. Wooley

Sarah E. Wright

*Denotes National Honor

Society

Treasurer:

Lauren

Stephenson

Student Council representative: Danielle Watko


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leslie High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m. May 27 at Leslie High School auditorium; Graduation: 7 p.m. May 29 at Leslie High School gymnasium;

Distinguished Alumni Award: (honors a past graduate) 5:30 p.m. May 28 at Leslie High School commons; Honors Night: 7 p.m. May 28 at Leslie

High School auditorium

Top graduates

1. Amy Kevorkian

Parents:

Andrew and

Jill Kevorkian

of Leslie.

Plans to attend

Lansing

Community

College/

Michigan

State University

and major in psychology

2. Daniel Lynch

Parents:

James and

Kimberly

Lynch of

Leslie. Plans

to attend

Kettering

University

and major in

mechanical

engineering

3. Cree Swanchara

Parents:

Rose Stewart

and Joseph

Swanchara

of Leslie.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan

4. Anna Rudd

Parents:

Bryan Rudd.

Plans to

attend Ferris

State

University

and major in

medicine or

optometry

5. Monique Baer

Parents:

Annette Baer

of Leslie and

Michael Baer

of Lansing.

Plans to attend

Central

Michigan

University

and major in

English

6. Courtney Matz

Parents:

Mike and

Tania Matz

of Leslie.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University

and major in

medicine

7. Samantha Stiles

Parents:

Dawn Davis

of Leslie and

Tracy Stiles

of Lansing.

Plans to attend

Lansing

Community

College and

major in sign

language

8. Devyn

Twombley

Parents:

Michael

Twombley of

Leslie. Plans

to major in

education,

university

undecided

9. Kaitlyn Waskiewicz

Parents:

Donald

and Carol

Waskiewicz

of Leslie.

Plans to attend

Western

Michigan

University

and major in

business/accounting

10. Cody Manthei

Parents:

Jeff and Meri

Manthei of

Leslie. Plans

to attend

Michigan

State University

and major

in music

composition

Class of 2009

Roj Ahmed

Rachael Chantel Alcenius

Holly Anne Alleman*

Samantha Emily Allen*

Wayne Michael Ambs

Aaron Michael Antcliff

Timur Kazbekovich Babaev

Monique Lynn Baer

Corey Adam Bardo

Thomas Evan Barratt

Tyler Shane Barratt

Abbey Lee Benn*

Kalla Nicole Berlin

Ashley Marie Besey*

Eric Matthew Beyer*

Lindsey Carissa Bigg

Emily Jeanne Brink

Hannah Jane Budd*

Shelby Aileen Butcher

Audreya Faye Cavender

Nicole Jean Chesney

Shelby Renee Christiansen

Jaimee Lee Clark

Eric Ward Conklin

Brandon J. Coppernoll

Kelsie Christine Cox*

Tyler Edward Cox

Devin Macaulay Craft

Robert Matthew Craft

Brooke Elizabeth Crosby

Travis Allen Crowe

Austin Lindsey Davis*

Daniel Jeffrey-Jean Davison

Aaron Gregory Denison

Brandi Lynn Denomme

Damon Scott Disbrow

Joseph Michael Donley

Brittany Nicole Dunlap

Flint Dean Dunsmore

Sarah Irene Dunsmore

Samantha Paige Eyer

Brittney Marie Fancher

Deanné Marie Fast

Erika Rae Fedewa

Jonathan William Fifield

Justine Ellen Finegan

Gareth Gregory Gose

Korie Michael Gray

Hunter Cole Hanson

Connie Louise Gurli Hansson

Joseph Duane Harkness

Zachary Paul Harmon

Shellby Kristine Harrington

Ethan Patrick Hartnett

Randy James Hatfield

Eric Robert Heath

Saylor Lillian Henney*

Bradley Michael Hoedeman

Victoria Lee Howe

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JACKSON CITIZEN PATRIOT/The Zone

Nathaniel Francis Jansen*

Chiaki Kajikawa

Janka Lorin Kappen

Amy Rene Kevorkian*

Daniel Allan Klaver

Robert Braith Knoblauch

Cameron James Knox

Andrea Nicole Kolle

Kathleen Ann Kramer

Brent Howard Kruscke

Lacey Ann Leonard

Kristopher Steven Lindsey

Matthew Charles Lindstrom

John Allan Lohrke

Daniel David Lynch*

Cody Justin Manthei*

Courtney Marie Matz*

Andrew Alton McEachin

Jessica Lynn McKay

Mandy Ann McKinney

Amanda Lynn McLain*

Jared Heath Mentink

Alisha Lynn Mezo

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leslie High School

Senior class officers

President:

Amy

Kevorkian

Vice

president:

Kaden Stern

Bradley Carl Millican

Chad Everett Miner

Mathew James Moss

Arthur Glenn Ostrander, Jr.

Chelsae Johanna Skye Oxbrough

Trent Richard Page

Jennifer Nicole Parks

John-Henning Rudolf Peper

Ashley Shannon Perrin

Secretary:

Holly Alleman

Phoenix alternative

Treasurer:

Abbey Benn

Andrea Linn Porter

Michael James Porter*

Raelynn Christine Ries*

Jared Lloyd Roy

Anna Marie Rudd*

Kaitlyn Anne-Marie Ruthig*

Kristen Nicole Seburg

Katie Marie Skinner

Harlie Nicole Snay

Rosemary Ramona St. John

Kaden Scot Stern*

Samantha René Stiles*

Ashley Lynne Stone

Austin Lee Henry Streeter

Justin Arnulfo Swab

Cree Derringer Swanchara*

Johanna Margarethe Thiele

Eric John Tippin

Devyn Michael Twombley

Katelyn Lace VanAndel*

Kayla Marie VanOrder

Jenna Marie Waite*

Taylor Raellyn Wardowski*

Kaitlyn Marie Waskiewicz*

Michael Lawrence Wendt

John-T Lawrence Wheeler*

Patrisha Danielle Wheeler

Danielle Muriel Winslow

Eric Richard James Wright-Dorosk

Allen Russell Young

*Denotes National Honor Society

Graduation Ceremonies — Graduation: 7 p.m. May 22 at Jonesville High School

Class of 2009

Lyndsey Nicole Adams

Donald Lee Belcher

Denver Lee Blair III

Thomas Leslie Bradley

Douglas Adam Current

Camron Todd Daglow

Kym Ryan Fisher

Chelsea Arleane Haney

Jennifer Ashlee Harris

Jolene Rachael Hoath

Tyler Scott Kelley-Elliott

Danielle Joan Lambright

Dereck James Lawson

Halie Nanette Longbrake

William Francis Marnell III

Jessica Lynn Marshall

Angel Marie McComb

Ashley Anne Peiffer

Travis Norman Penza

Caleb Stanley Ringman

Hazen Cory Scharer

Jacob Vincent Schultz

Nicholus Allen Staten

Brandon Lee Stiles

Erin Elizabeth Supinsky

Natasha Sue-Nicole Teller

Ashlee Anne Valdez

Keath Sean Whitford

Kody Mark Whitford

Colt Benjamin Wilder

Anez Jean Wilkes

Blaine Ryan Wilson

Austin Wayne Wolcott

Kendra Kay Wright


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Lumen Christi High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7:30 p.m. May 20 in the Lumen Christi fieldhouse; Graduation: 7:30 p.m. May 22 in the fieldhouse

Top graduates

1. Alexander Bohurat

Parents:

Wlodzimierz

and Wai

Bohurat of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

Vanderbuilt

University

1. Seth

Brunner

Parents:

James and

Rosemary

Brunner of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan

1. Riley Schaff

Parents:

Steven and

Carolyn

Schaff of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan

1. Allison Tompkins

Parents:

Dr. Allan and

Kathleen

Tompkins of

Horton. Plans

to attend the

University of

Notre Dame

5. Meagan

Elinski

Parents:

Randall and

Beth Elinski

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Hope

College

5. Nicole Williams

Parents:

Joseph and

Joan Williams

of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan

7. Susan O’Connell

Parents:

Michael

and Donna

O’Connell

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Western

Michigan

University

8. Jay Hamilton

Parents:

Janet Hamilton

and Mark

Karle of Jackson.

Plans

to attend

Ave Maria

University in

Florida

9. Luke Brechtelsbauer

Parents:

Randy and

Catherine

Brechtelsbauer

of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Alabama

9. Elizabeth Hayes

Parents:

Daniel and

Judith Hayes

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan


JACKSON CITIZEN PATRIOT/The Zone

Class of 2009

Alexander Joseph Ambs

Brent Michael Anuszkiewicz

Samantha Nicole Bacon

Karin Amber Bashir*

Kari Elizabeth Bearman*

Thomas John Berkemeier

Robert James Best*

John Mark Biskupski

Alexander Hans Bohurat*

Joshua Karl Bolender

John William Branigan

Luke Daniel Brechtelsbauer*

Grason Allen Brennan

Seth Scott Brunner*

Erika Lyne Bullock

Genesey Leanna Burkhart*

Thomas Anthony Calderone

John Joseph Casuccio

Lucas David Chase

Adam Thomas Clark*

Anthony James Clark

Kristi Therese Clay

Seamus Michael Conlon

Cara Marie Cremeans*

Caitlin Mary Daly

Joseph John Deagostino*

Norbert Bud Desnoyer

Stephen Maxwell Doerr

Ryan Michael Donahue

Patrick Joseph Dunigan II

Samuel Parker Eder

Meagan Brooke Elinski*

Stephanie Marie Emmert

Lindsay Ann Fanelli

Collin Caleb Fisher

Colin Timothy Fletcher

Lauren Marie Flippo

Samantha Marie Foust

Jon Andrew Gallant

Sean Ryan Gallant

Giordan Mykal Gibson*

Lindsey Michelle Gilbert

Eric Gregory Griffes

Audrey Elaine Griffin

Mallory Kristine Griffin*

Bryon Robert Guerin

Jay Christopher Hamilton*

Elizabeth Sander Hayes*

Thomas Christian Hesslau*

Aaron Daniel Hiday*

Drew Michael Hill*

Keri Ann Hohn

Patrick John Hones*

Joshua David Hubert*

Janelle Marie Hueber*

Ashley Kristen Jewell

Brandi Cherie Johnson

Katie Marie Johnson

Kara Leigh-Anne Jonas

Keanon Andrew Kelley

Chris Gerald Kelly

Steven Charles Kelly

Nicholas Isaac King*

Kellie Marie Klee*

Nicholas Stewart Kline*

Brian Alexander Knapp

Matthew Thomas Knoll

Robin Elliott Kocher*

Veronica Rose Lathers

Brenna Elizabeth Lefere

Jacob Scott Lefere*

Maureen Elizabeth Lefere*

Van D. Long IV

Courtney Kathleen Lorenz

Mary Jane MacCready

Keri Marie Manuri

Joseph Hadley McDonald

Corey Lee McEldowney

Kelli Katherine Adell McGill

Grace Marie McGowan

Amber Lynn McKay

Paul Alexander McKown*

Joel Esteve Medina

Benjamin Collin Michalsky

Courtney Jean Miller

Hannah Marie Miller*

Rick Hunter Miller

Alyssa Roseann Mydosh*

Logan Kunningham Nabozny

Adam David Naylor*

Kerry Elise Neville

Phillips Nguyen

Justin Richard Nixon

Susan Marie O’Connell*

Megan Marie O’Dowd

Anne Louise Okoniewski

Peter John Okoniewski

Marissa Catherine Pangborn

Kelli Elizabeth Papiersky

Charles Walter Patchak*

Maggie Kathleen Phelan*

Rebecca Marie Pieron

Ryan Michael Poelker

Janel Kathryn Powers

Torie Lynn Richardson*

Caroline Anne Riley

Jefferson Davis Rockwell

Anthony Robert Roe

David John Rogus

Matthew Alexander Rozensky

Riley Allen Schaff*

Ryan William Schurz

Michael Charles Smallwood

Audrey Kathleen Spring*

Jacob John Stanton

Joseph Philip Stevens

Ellen Marie Taraskiewicz

Zachary Michael Thomas*

Allison Lee Tompkins*

Kristi Valentine Tompkins*

Duncan James Trimble*

Jacob Michael VanderWeide*

Alexander Marshall Vincent

Robert Allen Warfield

Dominic Alexander Wheeler

Emily Bethann Wiedmeyer

Nicole Ashley Williams*

John Lovett Willis III

Kamylah Marie Willis

Trevor Marcel Wolfe

Kyle John Woodard

Tracy Russell Youell II

Shelby Alene Yoxheimer

*Denotes National Honor Society

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Lumen Christi High School

National Merit finalists

Alexander Bohurat

Parents: Wlodzimierz and Wai Bohurat of

Jackson

Activities: Aviation Club (2 years), Chess

Club (4 years), Foreign Language Club (2 years),

intramurals (1 year), jazz band (2 years), LAN

Club (2 years), marching band (3 years), model

UN (4 years), National Honor Society (3 years),

pep band (2 years), Recycling Club (1 year),

student council (2 years), symphony band (3

years), tennis (2 years), Titan Times (4 years), traveling science

(1 year), TV 62 production (4 years), Under the Oaks (1 year),

Quiz Busters (4 years)

Future Plans: Attend Vanderbuilt University

Luke Brechtelsbauer

Parents: Randy and Catherine Brechtelsbauer

of Jackson

Activities: Aviation Club (1 year), Building with

Books (2 years), campus ministry (1 year), Chess

Club (2 years), drama (1 year), Foreign Language

Club (1 year), golf (1 year), intramurals (2 years),

model UN (2 years), National Honor Society (3

years), Recycling Club (1 year), SADD (3 years),

student council (4 years), Spanish Club (2 years),

tennis (1 year), Titan Times (4 years), traveling science (1 year),

TV 62 production (1 year), Under the Oaks (3 years), Quiz Busters

(4 years)

Future Plans: Attend the University of Alabama

Patrick Hones

Parents: Philip and Martha Hones of Jackson

Activities: Chess Club (3 years), golf (1 year),

intramurals (2 years), National Honor Society

(3 years), Poetry Club (2 years), Recycling Club

(2 years), SADD (2 years), student council (3

years), Spanish Club (2 years), tennis (1 year),

Titan Times (4 years), traveling science (2 years),

Under the Oaks (2 years)

Future Plans: Attend Michigan State University

Riley Schaff

Parents: Steven and Carolyn Schaff of Jackson

Activities: Building with Books (4 years),

campus ministry (4 years), Chess Club (2 years),

cross country (4 years), National Honor Society

(3 years), Recycling Club (3 years), SADD (2

years), Spanish Club (2 years), student council (4

years), track (4 years), Titan Times (4 years), TV

62 production (4 years), Under the Oaks (1 year)

Future Plans: Attend the University of

Michigan

Senior class officers

President:

Cara

Cremeans

Vice

president:

Riley Schaff

Secretary:

Allison

Tompkins

Treasurer:

Luke

Brechtelsbauer


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Michigan Center High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m., May 28 at Michigan Center Bible Church in Michigan Center;

Graduation: 7 p.m., May 29 at the high school football field (if weather does not permit, graduation will be held in the Ray Haynes Gymnasium);

Class Night: optional dinner at 6 p.m., May 27, awards start at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.

Top graduates

1. Brian Branham

Parents:

Ralph and

Debbie Branham

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend Oakland

University

to study

electrical

engineering

2. Brianna Poole

Parents:

Jay and Barbara

Poole

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Adrian

College to

study premedicine

3. Frank Richards

Parents:

Larry and

Linda Richards

of Michigan

Center.

Plans to attend

either

University

of Michigan

or Michigan

Technical University to study

mechanical engineering

4. Hannah Stark

Parents:

Kevin and

Kimberly

Stark of

Michigan

Center. Plans

to attend

University of

Michigan to

study English

and Spanish education

5. Tiffany Stevens

Parents:

Rodney and

Melissa

Stevens of

Jackson.

Plans to attend

JCC and

then transfer

to Michigan

State University

to study pediatrics

or Ferris State University to

study pharmacology

6. Rachel Miller

Parents:

Rich and

Kim Miller

of Michigan

Center. Plans

to attend

Ferris State

University to

study premedicine,

eventually becoming a neurologist

7. Andrew Laws

Parents:

James and

Julie Laws

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

JCC and

then transfer

to Western

Michigan

University to

study psychology

8. KC Monroe

Parents:

Mike and Susan

Monroe

of Jackson.

Plans to pursue

a degree

in engineering

9. Alannah Swank

Parents: Ronald and Karen

Swank of Michigan Center.

Plans to attend

Kalamazoo

Valley

Community

College and

then transfer

to Western

Michigan

University to

study occupational

therapy

10. Kelsey Pollard

Parents:

Jerry and

Karen Pollard

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Central

Michigan

University

and then

transfer to

Michigan State University to

study veterinary medicine.


JACKSON CITIZEN PATRIOT/The Zone

Class of 2009

Kodi Allen

Brian Branham

Michael Brososky

Brittnie Brunty

Bethany Burzynski

Daniel Clemons

Brandon Cobb

Kalen Coffelt

Frederick Cortez

Jordan Craig

Amanda Cunningham

Brock Davis

Justin Dean

Patrick Dean

Cassonja Delong

Corey Dull

Tara Ehrig

Brandon Emmons

Ashley Evans

Jacob Fagan

Joshua Flack

Brett Frey

Nicholas Furman

Kelsey Gilbert

Zachary Griffin

Travis Gunnels

Brittany Hackworth

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Michigan Center High School

Senior class officers

President:

Brianna Poole

Shanna Harden

Matthew Harris

Joseph Hartzell

Cody Herrmann

Heather Hoffman

Christopher Holda

Howard Horning

Cassandra Howard

Rebecca Hunt

Douglas Jennings

Jeffrey Keen

Robert Keller

Crystal Kotowicz

Kasey Kurts

Vice

president:

Kyle Simon

Michigan Center teen scene

Joseph Kurzynowski

Andrew Laws

Christie Licking

Scott Marion Jr.

Jeremy Marshall

Joshua Marshall

Rachel Miller

KC Monroe

Daniel Moore Jr.

Kayla Moorehead

Kody Morphis

Timothy Morris

Shane Navlyt

Nicholas Nelson

Lee Page

Pamela Pepper

Jordan Petersen

Danyell Peterson

Shane Pierce

Melinda Plessinger

Kelsey Pollard

Brianna Poole

Marcus Pratt

Ashley Renfer

Frank Richards

Ciara Rogers

Lauren Ross

David Rudolph

Amber Schleiger

Teresa Sherwood

James Shong

Matthew Showerman

Lauryn Silva

Kyle Simon

Dustin Simpkins

Malcolm Smith

Jana Snider

Rachel Spence

Brittney Sprague

Hannah Stark

Tiffany Stevens

John Stolaruk

Shanda Strickrodt

Alannah Swank

Jeffery Sysol

Daniel Thomas

Laurie Thompson

Brittany Thrana

Henry VanDusen III

Jessica Vian

Maricella Way

Bryan Wing

Roy Kirk Wright

*Denotes National Honor Society

Graduation Ceremonies — Graduation: 10 a.m. May 30 at the high school auditorium,

followed by a small reception in the community room.

Class of 2009

Andrew M. Craven

Dustin M. Fuller

Ashley M. Hagadorn

Brandon D. Johnson

Courtney R. Kurts

William J. Leeke

Sonni N. Loomis

Michael G. Rutz

Rachel J. Shanes

Justin R. Yager


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Napoleon High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Senior Honors Reception: 7 p.m., May 27 in the high school gymnasium; Baccalaureate: 6 p.m., May 28 at Grace

Church; Senior Banquet: 7:30 p.m., May 28 (immediately following Baccalaureate) at Super 8; Graduation: 4 p.m., May 31 at the high school athletic

complex; Project Graduation: Immediately following graduation ceremony May 31.

Top graduates

1. Alec J. Norkey

Parents: Patrick

and Becky Norkey

of Jackson. Plans

to attend Hope

College to dual

major in music

performance and

pre-medicine

2. Trevor N.

Trudeau

Parents: Thomas and Karen

Trudeau of Brooklyn.

Has been accepted

into the

honors programs

at Michigan State

University, Central

Michigan

University, and

the University of

Minnesota. Plans

to pursue a career in music education

3. Lindsey M. Gifford

Parents: Curt

Gifford of Michigan

Center, and

Steve and Shirley

Smoyer of

Jackson. Plans to

attend Saginaw

Valley State University

to study

business management

4. Jillian S. Erke

Parents: Robert

and Deborah Erke

of Jackson. Plans

to attend Grand

Valley State University

to study

clinical laboratory

sciences

5. Ariel L. Day

Parents: James

and Kimberly Day

of Clark Lake.

Plans to attend

Grand Valley State

University to pursue

a career in

medicine

6. Anthony M. Adams

Parents: Mark

and Wanda Adams

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Central Michigan

University to study

computer science

and media design,

production and

technology. Also

plans to be a member of the Central

Michigan Marching Band

7. Megan A.

Price

Parents: Scott

and Melanie Price

of Jackson. Plans

to attend Ferris

State University

to study dental

hygiene

8. Kyle D. Guernsey

Parents: Randy

and Lynn Guernsey

of Clark Lake.

Plans to attend

Central Michigan

University to major

in software

engineering.

Also plans to be

a member of the

Central Michigan Marching Band

9. Alex G.

LaSerra

Parents: Glen

and Kim LaSerra

of Jackson. Plans

to attend Wayne

State University,

major undecided

10. Anne Z.

Wymer

Parents: Daniel

and Sylvia Wymer

of Grass Lake.

Plans to attend

Indiana University

of Pennsylvania,

Eberly College of

Business to study

accounting

Class of 2009

Anastasia M. Adams

Anthony M. Adams*

Austin W. Adams

Nicole R. Adams

Garrett W. Beitelschies*

Amber R. Bivins

Katie M. Boatright

Alyse M. Bollheimer*

Dustin A. Bonner

Zebulyn C. Bonner

Jenna L. Brackett

Emily G. Branham

Tia L. Brautigam

Donald L. Brown III*

Kendelle S. Brown

Megan L. Bush

Travis Carrier

Katelyn R. Chesney

Joshua D. Cole

Cassandra L. Connin

Thomas Z. Converse

Courtnie A. Coppernoll

Shelby N. Davenport

Ariel L. Day*

Spencer A. Deraedt

Annmarie J. Dexter*

Paul J. Drake

Ryan A. Dufek

Jillian S. Erke*

Jacob M. Flannery

Joshua M. Flannery

Ashley M. Fritz

Cody M. Garrett

Lindsey M. Gifford*

Toni M. Godfrey

Cierra A. Gosinski

Kyle D. Guernsey*

Jordan D. Hampton

Matthew M. Harrison

Eric C. Haskell

Maggie A. Hawes*

Trang Hoang^

Eden L. Jehnzen*

Anne M. Johns*

Christopher M. Kellenberger

Michelle L. Kohorst

Dustin A. Kroeyr

Alexander G. LaSerra*

Kelly K. Long

Ryan M. Maloney

Cody Marcotte

Shane A. Marler

Chelsea R. Marshall

Megan T. Marshall

Cassandra M. McKenzie

Aaron S. Meeker

Brittany A. Miles

Shane M. Miller

Joseph W. Mitchell

Brittney E. Moore

Caleb A. Moore

Tara L. Mulnix

Alec J. Norkey*

Marshawn L. Norris

Heather A. Oerther

Andrew S. O’Rouke

Bryan S. Osterhout

Walter Paegel IV

David J. Panzer

Michael T. Pastula

Emily A. Peace

Rachel T. Pelfrey

Gavin M. Peters

Megan A. Price*

Richard A. Pulver

Kaleb R. Quainton

William K. Randall

Kayla A. Renfer

Heather A. Reuther

Roxann R. Rice

Abbie J. Richardson*

Stephanie M. Rochefort

Casey R. Rudd*

Joshua K. Russell

Ashley N. Sanford

Ashley L. Sell

Ginjer N. Serianni

Chelsea M. Shong

Aneeca L. Sirbaugh

Desiree R. Smith

Tanesha D. Smith

Marc J. Snyder

Jessica A. Steers*

Kyle L. Stepke

Haley E. Sullivan

Trevor N. Trudeau*

Ethan M. Warring

Michael M. Warring

Michael A. Wetzel

Carlee R. Williams

Alissa M. Wymer*

Anne Z. Wymer*

Zachary D. Ysassi

*Denotes National Honor Society


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Napoleon High School

Senior class officers

President:

Garrett

Beitelschies

Vice

president:

Paul Drake

Secretary:

Ariel Day

Treasurer:

Alec

Norkey

Ackerson

Lake High

School

Graduation Ceremonies

— Graduation: 7 p.m.

May 29 at Napoleon High

School cafeteria

Class of 2009

KristinLee Nicole Beebe

Joel Bryon Bloxsom

Kayla Lynn Butcher

Joseph Phillip Caler

Erika Anne Cook

Ashley Lynn Croad

Michael Edward Crouch

Anthony Warren Dunstan

Travis Michael Erven

Jordan Matthew Hines

Joshua Levi Holley

Cody Stephens Johnson

Spring Rhapsody Kraemer

Anthony Michael Leutz

Kattie Jo Gross Mays

Zachery Patrick Murphy

Vanessa Rose Nettle

Amy Sue Pfeffer

Brock Michael Richardson

Ryan Allen Richey

Samantha Lynn Schofield

Anthony Thomas Small

Bradley Scott Smith

Shelby Sue Smith

Jodi Nicole Snowden

Chelsea Renee Waybright

Matthew Carl Webb

Alicia Renee Williams

Lakin Suzann Walch


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Northwest High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m. June 4 at the high school gymnasium; Graduation: 7 p.m. June 5 at Mountie Stadium; Project

Graduation: After the ceremony at Spring Arbor University.

Top graduates

1. Kelsie Jean White

Parents: Richard

and Jeanine White

of Rives Junction.

Plans to attend

Hillsdale College

with a double major

in accounting and

mathematics

2. Todd Avery

Parents: Randall

and Jeanne Avery

of Jackson. Plans to

attend Ohio State

University to study

journalism and be

part of the Sports

Wellness Scholars

Program

3. Catlin Ireland

Parents: Shannon

and Sonia Ireland

of Jackson. Plans

to attend Jackson

Community College

and then transfer to

a four-year college,

major undecided

4. Amanda Elaine Herald Curtis

Parents: Tony and

Linda Curtis of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Lawrence Technological

University

with a double major

in interior architecture

and architecture

5. Amanda Nicole Frederick

Parent: Kim Arntz

of Jackson. Plans to

attend Belmont University

in Nashville,

Tenn. to major in

music business

6. Samantha

Reardon

Parent: Polly

Glover of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the University of

Michigan, major

undecided

7. Kelsey Lucinda White

Parents: Chris

White of Jackson

and Nancy Kelso

of Jackson. Plans

to attend Jackson

Community College

or Michigan

State University to

major in pre-dental

8. Alexandria Sayles

Parent: Robert

Sayles of Rives

Junction. Plans to

attend Jackson

Community College

and then

transfer to a fouryear

college, major

undecided

9. Rashel Loomis

Parents: Mike

and Brenda Loomis

of Jackson. Plans

to attend Jackson

Community College

and then

transfer to a fouryear

college to

major in surgical

nursing. Is also

considering joining the Navy

10. Matt Layher

Parents: David

and Marsha Layher

of Jackson. Plans

to attend Western

Michigan University

to major in

engineering

Class of 2009

George W. Adam

Heather L. Adams

Todd Michael Avery

Sarah M. Babcock

Bradley S. Bachman

Korey L. Badgley

Danielle Dominique Bamm

Timothy R. Barnes

Brittney A. Bergdoll

Dustin Randall Bergeron

Ryan R. Blackmore

Emily Lynn Blood

Allysa Nicole Bogart

Austin J. Boley

Trevor Lee Edward Boyk

Anthony M. Brandeberry

Danielle M. Bregg

Brandon L. Bretes

Ronald K. Bristow

Kelsey M. Brooks*

Brittany R. Burroughs

Chelse Leigh Burton

Jared Anthony Cahill

Kory M. Calvert

Joshua A. Campbell

Rocky J. Cantu

Nicollette N. Cardwell

Travis C. Carlisle

Mandy Grace Carmer

Melissa Marie Carmer

Justin A. Carpenter

Antonio M. Carranza

Kayla M. Case

Nolan G. Cattell

Qi Chen

Ashley Nichole-Ann Christian

Kaitlin L. Ciampa

Elizabeth Faye Clowes

Ashton T. Colburn

Carissa T. Cole

Kayla A. Coponen

Nathan William Corser

Tyler J. Coulombe

Jonathan D. Creger

Keeli M. Crutchfield

Amanda Elaine Herald Curtis*

Elizabeth Ruth Curylo

Heather Ann Davis

Senior class officers

Jordan B. Day

Laurynn Caitlin Sue Dempsey

Lynnsi Ashley Kay Dempsey

Emily L. Dettloff

Vanessa N. DeVries

Michael S. Dodge

Leslie Paul Drake

Craig T. Draper

Justin Michael Dryer

Tra’Voun Renee’ Edgerson

Sarah Christine Faist

Tiffany A. Faust

Nicholas A. Fenningsdorf

Michael A. Frasure

Amanda N. Frederick*

Taylor L. Frewen

Ashley Ann Friedland

Stephanie Ann Frizzell

Megan R. Furlong

Patrick J. Furlong

Kayla Michelle Gates

Jordon R. Giglio

Samantha Ann Gillman

Anne E. Goehring

Kevin M. Gorney

Casey L. Gratz

Benjamin L. Graves

Bruce A. Gumbert

Clifford J. Gumbert

Robert J. Halstead

Sydney M. Harbaugh

Chaz D. Harget

Seth M. Harren

Jeffrey R. Hartman

Kacy M. Hawkins

Matthew J. Hemminger

Tyler M. Hendershot

Cameron M. Holmes

Rebekah Emily Hoover

Jacob S. Hopkins

Autumn Grace Horning

Catlin E. Ireland

Patrick D. Jahn

David Alan Jenkins

Krystal K. Jewell

Megan Leona Johnson

Erica Lynn Jones

Myeshia Vincenique Jones

Continued on next page

10. Taylor

Frewen

Parents: Tony

and Lori Frewen

of Pleasant Lake.

Plans to attend

Jackson Community

College to major

in nursing and

become a nurse

practitioner

President:

Bruce

Winters

Vice

president:

Kelsie J.

White

Secretary:

Katlyn

Swetland

Treasurer:

Amanda

Curtis

Representatives: Elizabeth Clowes, Tra’Voun Edgerson,

Myeshia Jones, Catherine Snell, and Kelsie Wheeldon


JACKSON CITIZEN PATRIOT/The Zone

Northwest

Alternative

Graduation Ceremonies

— Graduation: 7:30

p.m. June 3 at R.W. Kidder

Middle School gymnasium

Class of 2009

Danielle Kay Adams

Courtney Barron-Garred

Katie Marie Bartolovich

Matthew Paul Blumenfeld

Marcus Scott Bones

Chelsey Renee Boyes

Chase Robert Burton

Robert Ralph Cihak

Charles Ray Eteo II

Scott Allen Densmore

Eric James DiVietri

Michael Paul Dyer Jr.

Joshua Allen Paul Golightly

Jacob Allan Haas

Patrick Wayne halstead

Tony Kenneth Harrison Jr.

Jessica Lee Hawkins

Brettia Lynn Hughes

Amber Marie Kelly

Douglas William Kelly

Jeremy James McCafferty

Brock Anthony Macklin

Bryant Michael Macklin

Travis Ryan Miller

Jacob Daniel Morris

Jeremy Andrew Morrison

Martin Patrick Obenour

Tiffany Marie Irene Peek

David Lee Manuel Santos

Raymond Al Simon Jr.

Tara Lynn Stoetzel

Rachel Kathryn Vohlken

Kristin Hope Wilson

Jennifer Lynn Woodard

Sonya Marie Youse

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Northwest High School

Lena C. Jurkatis

Gregory William Kasprzycki

Kelsey Sue Kelling*

Nicholas Edward Kelly

Brittany A. Kendziora

Jacob A. Klavon

Autumn Leigh Klink

Wesley M. Knauf

Francis Serjie Kong

Kristina A. Krauss

Courtney Renee Kukulka

Brennan M. H. Lally

Jayme-Lea Marie LaMere

Jessica E. Lantis

Matthew David Layher

Michael J. LeHolm Jr.

Tyler C. Literski

Rashel Lee Loomis

Josh A. Lowder

Whitney M. Lykins

Karley E. Magsig

Brenton Hoppe Malloch

Brent M. Marshall

Hannah M. Mason

Trisha Ann Mayo

Theodore J. Mays Jr.

Amanda J. McCaffrey

Travis P. McClear

Emilie Louise McCord

Jacob S. Mead

Adam S. Miller

Kyle W. Minix

Kacey Lynn Mohon

Erica Joy Monroe

Brianna R. Mulligan

Cody C. Niciporek

Shawn Michael O’Neill

Eric M. Ortiz

Jessica Dee Patefield

Zachary Charles Phelps

Jason A. Phillips

Tyler G. Pilkinton

Hillary Ann Pollard

Sarah A. Pond

John David Porras

Anna M. Powell

Joseph M. Quainton

Cortney L. Radziewicz

Tyler Reed Ramalia

Samantha Lorraine Reardon*

Troy G. Reardon

Ciara Lynn Ricketts

Kyler S. Rilett

Keosha Calizza Rodriguez

Michael Allen Russ

Brenda I. Salgado-Albarran

Tyler James Salisbury

Brandon Lee A. Salyers

Katie B. Sanders

Alexandria M. Sayles

Evan T. Schweda

Brandyn M. Seburg

Stephenie M. Serrato

David S. Severance

Caleb J. Siegrist

Nichole Catherine Smith

Catherine R. Snell*

Taylor E. Souders

Kera Yvonne Southwell

Anthony M. Stevens

Alexander R. Sumner

Todd A. Sundermeyer

Katlyn Olivia Swetland

Devin R. Swift

Danielle M. Terry

Anthony L. Thomas

Cassandra L. Thornsbury

Jacob R. Thurlow

Casie Joe Tilford

Melinda S. Tilford

Jordan M. Tipton

Kimberly L. Todd

Bryan Parker Towne

Jordan Christopher Tripp

Luis Fernando Trujillo Durango

Kenneth J. Vigneau

Michael E. Voigtsberger

Sarah K. Walling

Trent Alan Wasielewski

Ryan P. Weber

Kenneth D. Wedgwood

Nicolas Blaine Weirich

Thomas Conrad Weller

Kelsie R. Wheeldon

Allison Louise Whitaker

Kelsey Lucinda White

Kelsie Jean White*

Cody Scott Wilcox

Andrew Guy Willcut

Mark A. Williams

Bruce Andrew Winters*

Ashley Irene Wireman

Amanda Holly Wood

Dylan A. Ykimoff

Yue Zhang

Damian R. Zielinski

Alivia N. Zigler

Ashley Margaret Anne Zimmerman

Zachariah L. Zischke

Ashley Marie Zyla

*Denotes National Honor Society


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Springport High School

Graduation Ceremony — 2 p.m., May 31 at the high school gymnasium

Top graduates

1. Andrea N. Farmer

Parents:

Scott and

Denise

Farmer of

Albion. Plans

to attend

Saginaw

Valley State

University to

study theatre

or art

2. Brittany R. Vuille

Parents:

Susan Fritz,

Charlotte

and Erik

Vuille of

Wall, NJ.

Plans to attend

University

of Evansville

to study

anthropology and become an

archaeologist

3. Philipp A. Cannons

Parents:

Michael

and Natalie

Cannons of

Springport.

Plans to attend

University

of Michigan

to study

computer

engineering and possibly

music composition

4. Jennifer K. Helton

Parents:

Bob and

Kathy Helton

of Albion.

Plans to attend

Ferris

State University

to study

nursing

5. Hayley A. Stout

Parents:

Jeff and

Micki Stout

of Springport.

Plans to

attend Ferris

State University

to study

optometry

6. Joseph R. Schmidt

Parents:

Timothy H.

Schmidt

and Julie K.

Schmidt of

Springport.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University to

study psychology

7. Heather Hoffman

Parents:

Jeff and Barb

Hoffman of

Springport.

Plans to attend

Adrian

College to

study marketing

and

become an

event planner

8. Benjamin N. Hawes

Parents:

Jeffrey M.

Hawes and

Sandra L.

Hawes of Albion.

Plans to

attend Olivet

College to

study communications

and become a sports analyst

9. Samantha M. Ward

Parents:

Brett and

Sue Ward of

Springport.

Plans to attend

Adrian

College to

study physical

therapy.

10. Christopher Jacob

Wellman

Parents:

Joe and Amy

Wellman

of Parma.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College and

then transfer

to the

University of Michigan to become

a physician’s assistant.

Class of 2009

James P. Beam

Destiny M. Bell

Christopher P. Bishop

Michael J. Brininstool

Cassandra L. Browning

Earl A. Bryant

Philipp A. Cannons

Serena J. Cattell

Breanne R. Clark

Austin R. Conley

Donny Cousino

Sara K. Cuatt

Dustin T. Dillion

Brandi L. Dix

Jacquelyn M. Dyer

Robert E. Edwards Jr.

Andrea N. Farmer*

Eric A. Fink

Maryann M. Garner

Tanya M. Hackworth

Kaliegh M. Hamaker

Benjamin N. Hawes

Jennifer K. Helton*

Heather A. Hoffman*

Anesia M. Horsfall*

Clarence S. Hose

Michael D. Hurley

Shardae M. Redenius-Jackson

Kearstin Johnson

Krystal K. Julian

Michael C. Kelley III

Courtney A. Kint

Heather Landenberger

Kevin Lauer

Laura M. Ledvina

Jessica L. Linnabary

Landon S. Longon

Amanda L. Ludwig

Zachery L. Lyon

Amanda McConnell

Chelsea M. Mead

Senior

class

officers

President:

Brittany Vuille

Nathan E. Mead

Nathaniel C. Miller

Chelsea A. Monroe

Carley J. Mortimer

Whitney C. Mullins

Samantha N. Namyslowski

Joshua W. Naramor

Chance S. Newsome

Traci N. Newsome

Coty J. Olmstead

Lacy M. Osborne

Bryan D. Pierce

James S. Pitcher

Joshua M. Raymond

Tamera M. Rennaker

Michael D. Roberson

Joseph R. Schmidt

Rachelle R. Sherman

Benjamin C. Speer

Zachary E. Stahl

Hayley A. Stout*

Leslie A. Straub

Louis C. Tank

Trevor L. Tilford

Shane R. Trudell

Jason C. Tuttle

Kyra G. Vanorder

Brian J. Vogel

Brittany R. Vuille*

Samantha M. Ward

Andrew T. Warner

Anthony S. Warner

Christopher J. Wellman

Seth A. Williams

*Denotes National Honor Society


JACKSON CITIZEN PATRIOT/The Zone

Class of 2009

Edward D. Abbey*

Cole M. Abel

Crystin G. Allen

Ezekiel C. Allen

Christina R. Amell*

Ashley E. Andrews

Michael C. Asher

Anthony T. Badall

Brooke E. Baisden

Frederick D. Baker

Devin L. Baldwin

Mary J. Balkus*

Mathew C. Barr

Christopher S. Bates

Scott A. Bates

Olivia K. Bell

Jason F. Berry*

Cindy L. Blanchard

Jesse M. D. Boutell

Todd D. Boyce

Brooke N. Boyd

Emily S. Bradley

Rose T. Branstrom*

Tyler T. Brown

Alexis C. Camp

Leah S. Campbell

Madeline F. Carr*

Shandell C. Carr

Lindsay R. Chappel

Kyle L. Chedester

Derek A. Chick

James R. Clark-Swalla

Destiny A. Cleland

Cortney B. Cole

Ronald J. Collins*

Andrew J. Cowan*

Bradley B. Dalton

Rebecca H. Dancer

Ariel M. Davis

Marilyn L. Delorey*

Matthew A.

Donajkowski

Nicholas D. Duke

Megan J. Durham*

Jared R. S. Edson

Chelsey E. Esper

Rein B. Ewald

Amanda K. Farris

Sarah R. Feeheley

Ryan J. Fischer

Justin G. Frey

Corrine N. Fritzsche

Dylan M. Fusco

Emily R. Galdes*

Jade R. Gibson

Timothy P. Good

Eva R. Graff

Ross J. Hall*

Matthew E. Harter

Andrew J. Harwood

Justin A. Heinze

Richard L. Hendrick*

Sean E. Higgins

Genna C. Hoard*

Marki R. Hodges

Zoey E. Hohmann*

Ethan C. Holley*

Sean P. Hopersberger

James F. Houk

Darby S. Howard

Haley B. Jackson

Kasey A. Jennings

Mallari F. Johnson

Jalisa M. Joseph

Alexander J. Kalmbach

Gary B. L. Kane

Joshua T. L. Kelly

Brianna M. Kendall

Amber M. Kightlinger

Jeremy J. King

Scarlet L. Knipple

Carl J. Lewis*

Jessica L. Lindquist*

Bryson L. Maddick

Trent J. Marcum

Josh P. Marshall

Chrystal M. Maschke

Trissa L. McClinchey

Brittany N. McDonald*

Kelly C. McDonough

Ryan M. Miller

Seth P. Minock

Preston L. Moody

Ashley E. Morawiec*

Roberto O. Moyeda

Cady-Lynn E. Mullins

Daniel J Parks

Robert M. Paton*

Derringer C. Patrick

Robert J. Patrick

Mandi L. Pena*

Rieko Peters

Tobias Petzold

Heather M. Platte

Kendra L. Poszywak*

Christian M. Powell

Alyssa A. Proctor

Melissa M. Prus

Jessica N. Raine

Jacob C. Raymond

Erin M. Richards*

Joseph T. Rizzolo*

Scott A. Roberts

Grace D. Rodriguez*

Jamie N. Rose*

David L. Rowse*

Katherine E. Salow*

Stephanie E. Schneider

Amanda L. Schniers

Kaci L. Schoenberg

Stephanie M. Scott

Charles J. Sears

Katherine A. Sexton*

Ashley L. Shepherd

Rebecca L. Spada

Mathew D. St.Charles

Alysia K. St.Clair

Christopher L. Stevens

Jamie L. Stevens

Jessica M. Tatar*

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Stockbridge High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m. May 28 at the high school cafetorium, Graduation: 3 p.m. May 31 at the high school

gymnasium, Honors Night: 7 p.m. May 13 at the high school gymnasium, Senior Breakfast: 9 a.m. May 27 at the high school cafetorium

Top graduates

1. Rose

Branstrom

Parents:

Robert and

Therese

Branstrom

of Munith.

Plans to attend

Eastern

Michigan

University, major undecided

1. Kendra

Poszywak

Parents:

Dennis and

Melissa Poszywak

of

Pinckney.

Plans to attend

Michigan

Technological

University and major

in computer science

1. Grace Rodriguez

Parents:

Dean and

Sherrill Rodriguez

of

Pinckney.

Plans to attend

Western

Michigan

University

and major in

pre-medicine

2. Mandi Pena

Parents:

Greg and Corey

Pena of

Stockbridge.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University

and manor in

pre-dental

5. Mary Balkus

Parents:

Philip and

Lynn Balkus

of Stockbridge.

Plans

to attend

Kendall College

of Art

and Design

and major in

graphic design

6. Madeline Carr

Parents:

Chris and

Jennifer Carr

of Stockbridge.

Plans

to attend the

University

of Michigan

School of Art

and Design

Emily K. Taylor*

Michael A. Thurston

Karen L. Tolly*

Shaila K. Vratny

Lauren A. Walker*

Kendall M. Waters

Christina K. Watson*

Anthony R Whalen*

Joshua M. Williams

Nicholas J. Williams

Whitney E. Williams

Jeannine J. Wilson

Jake T. N. Winnie

James E. M. Wireman*

Brett M. Wright

Ethan J. Yaconis

Katherine M. Zellmer*

*Denotes National

Honor Society

7. Edward Abbey

Parents:

Edward and

Bonnie Abbey

of Munith.

Plans to

attend Jackson

Community

College

and major in

biology

8. Emily Taylor

Parents:

Mark and

Nancy Taylor

of Stockbridge.

Plans

to attend the

University

of Michigan

College of

LS&A and

major in English

Senior class officers

President:

C. J. Lewis

Vice president:

Stephanie

Schneider

9. Katherine Sexton

Parents:

Dewey and

Amy Sexton

of Munith.

Plans to attend

Albion

College and

major in

physics or

history

10. Katherine Zellmer

Parents: Greg and Shelley

Zellmer of

Grass Lake.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College, then

transfer to

the University

of Michigan

and major

in biomedical engineering

Secretary:

Mary Balkus

Treasurer:

Rose

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Top graduates

1. Jana Lissa Horton

Parents:

Mike and

Karen Horton

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

either

Calvin or

Grace College

to study

education

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Vandercook Lake High School

1. Katelyn Rae Parmalee

Parents:

Chad and

Roschenne

Parmalee

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University to

study math

and science

1. Emily Jolene Smith

Parents:

Chuck and

Rene Smith

of Somerset

Center. Plans

to attend

Greenville

College

and study

elementary

education

1. Megan Jeannette

Stoddard

Parents:

Mark and

Kay Stoddard

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Michigan

State

University

to become a

midwife

1. Tyler James Suomala

Parents:

Lori

and Craig

Suomala

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan and

study neuroscience

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 3 p.m. May 31 at the high school, Graduation: 8 p.m. June 1

at Jackson Community College Potter Center, Senior Awards: 6:30 p.m. May 27 at the high school

6. Michelle Caitlyn Burke

Parents:

Patrick and

Cindy Burke

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Albion

College to

study premedicine,

followed by

medical school to become a

doctor

7. Megan

Ayers Miller

Parents:

Bernie and

Linda Miller

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Jackson

Community

College to enter the X-Ray

program

8. Nichole Lynn Stevens

Parents:

Chris Stevens

and

Jack Stevens

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

the

University of

Michigan to

study engineering

9. Megan Margaret

Masters

Parents:

John and

Paula Masters

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend Jackson

Community

College

to enter the

nursing program

10. Amber Nicole

VanDusen

Parents:

Tracy and

Tammy

VanDusen

of Jackson.

Plans to attend

Adrian

College to

become a

pediatric nurse

Senior Representatives: Katelyn Parmalee,

Amber VanDusen, Tamar Joshua, Emily Smith

Class of 2009

Thomas J. Andrews

Zachary Douglas Austin

Nicholas Allen Baxter

Erica Lee Boody

Donald Lynn Brown

Dani Kaye Burge

Michelle Caitlyn Burke*

Megan Renee Burkholder

Victoria L. Calkins

Brandie Lynn Camp

Britney Roxanne Campbell*

Amber Lynn Caudle

Kayla Elizabeth Cavender

Emilee Ann Conner

Nicole Marie Crabtree*

Lindsey S. Degi*

Michael K. Eastman

James O’Conner Fitzworth

Tiffani Rachelle Fowle

Autumn Lynn Funderburk*

Joshua Depree Greene

Rachel Lynn Hamblin

Travis Wade Hensley

Nathan Herrington

Amy Lynn Higgins

Christopher Michael Holt

Jana Lissa Horton*

Kayla Marie Hutton*

Keona Aneshia Ivery

Tamar Joshua

Eric Scott Kimball

Christina M. King

Jacob Michael Kingsbury

Mackenzie Beth Kurtz

Jordan Todd LeFaive*

Trenton J. LeFaive*

Tyler M. Leutz

Senior class officers

President:

Andrew

White

Secretary:

Lindsey Degi

Vice

president:

Megan

Stoddard

Treasurer:

Tyler

Suomala

Gerald Lewis

Kyle A. Lewis

Ronald J. Lusby

James Mackinder

Megan Margaret Masters*

Michael Blake Meade

Megan Ayers Miller*

Cesar Humberto Miranda Jr.*

Chelsea Cathleen Moore

Coty Lee Newman

Jolene A. Nichols

Ariana Nicole Osgood

Katelyn Rae Parmalee*

Alyssa Marie Pitek*

Nicholas Alyn Pruden

Devon Michael Rauh*

Alise Jordon Richardson

Cara Rayanna Rink

Ronni Renee Rodziewicz

Alexis Denise Roe

Michele Samons

Tyler Dean Schweda

Raymond David Sexton

Bryant Bradley Smak

Emily Jolene Smith*

Sarah Ann Delainie Smith

Nichole Lynn Stevens*

Megan Jeanette Stoddard*

Tyler Jason Suomala*

Michael Allen Sussex

Tyler James Susskind

Frank Allen Trepka

Jerel M. Tripp

Sarah Jane V. Uldricks

Michael Stanley Uroda

Amber Nicole VanDusen*

Andrew Garland White*

Brandon James Whitford*

Annetta May Whiting

Amber Lynn Williams

Joshua Zavala

Nikita M. Zuke

*Denotes National Honor

Society


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Western High School

Graduation Ceremonies — Baccalaureate: 7 p.m. May 27 at Spring Arbor Free Methodist Church; Graduation: 3 p.m. May 31 at the Potter Center

on JCC campus; Honors Convocation: 7 p.m. May 28 at the Community Arts Center at the high school

Top graduates

Jordan P. Brand

Parents:

Craig and

Tammy

Brand of

Jackson.

Plans to

attend Albion

College

(Honors

Institute) to

study pre-medicine

Stacey J. Gerstung

Parents: Ed

and Nancy

Gerstung

of Parma.

Plans to

attend Olivet

Nazarene

University

(honors

program)

in Bourbannais, Ill. to study

social studies and secondary

education

Katherine M. Logan

Parents:

John and

Diana Logan

of Parma.

Plans to

attend

Michigan

State

University to

study premedicine

Amy R. Sasinowski

Parents:

Greg and

Diana

Sasinowski

of Spring

Arbor. Plans

to attend

Eastern

Michigan

University

Honors College to study

speech and language

pathology

Kacie A. Zuck

Parents:

Paul and

Susan Zuck

of Parma.

Plans to

attend

Ferris State

University

to study

professional

tennis management

Amanda

M. Trudell

Parents:

Daniel and

Debra Trudell

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend the

College for

Creative

Studies to study

entertainment arts and video

production

Brandon M. Casto

Parents:

Mike and

Diane Casto

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend

Kalamazoo

College

to study

business

Kelsey L.

Hall

Parents:

Susan Hall of

Spring Arbor.

Plans to

attend Grand

Valley State

University

to study

broadcast journalism

Lindsay R. Washburn

Parents:

Daniel

and Sarah

Washburn

of Parma.

Plans to

attend Trine

University

in Angola,

Ind. to study

accounting and finance

Jessie R. Ykimoff

Parents:

Michael and

Lisa Ykimoff

of Spring

Arbor and

Brian and

Martha Olsen

of Jackson.

Plans to

attend

Washington and Lee

University in Lexington, Va.


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Western High School

Class of 2009

Stepheni Amber Adams

Tyler Edward Akeo*

Dylan Andrew Annis

Megan Leeanne Bailey*

Elijah John Ball

Vicente Alejandro Banuelos Alvarado

Samantha Lin Barclay*

Ryan James Bartell

Adam James Beamesderfer

Deven Alan Beilfuss

Alexander Adam Benn

Alyssa Nichole Best*

Jacob Neil Biek

Ryan Scott Birch

Cary Shane Boss

Tyler James Bowden*

Alisha Rose Bradley

Brandon Ronald Bradley

Jordan Paul Brand

Ryan Michael Broughton

Alexandria Susanne Brown*

Tiffany Ann Burson

Derek Andrew Bycraft

Ryan Thomas Cagney

Samantha Anne Campbell

Brandon Michael Casto*

Brittany Elizabeth Casto

Ashley Marie Cavender*

Amber Marie Chambers

Polly Ann Chipman

Amanda Marie Clark

Jeremy Jason Clemet

Valerie Lynn Collins*

Darek Johnathan Cooper

Travis James Corry

Stephanie Marie Covell

Keenan Patrick Crowley

Devin Christine Curl-Tom

Lindsy Lea Dack*

Dakota Ann Dane

Raymond John Dane

David William Darling*

Justin William Davis

Kyle James Densmore

Brenna Louise Denton

Shelby Rae Devereaux*

Jessica JoAnn DeWaters*

Zachary Richard Dirlam

Nicklaus Russell Eddy

Tyler Leeanne Everts

Bethany Lynn Faulkner

Alissa Sue Maria Finch

Justin William Fitch

Meggan Marie Freeland*

Lucy Jean French

Connor Lain Fritz

Kasey Linn Fritz

Rebecca Noel Gaarde*

Stephanie Ann Garrison

Joseph Edward Gebhardt

Stacey Joy Gerstung*

Abbie Lynn Godmair*

Jennifer Lynn Grubba*

David Earl Grzesek

Kelsey Lynn Hall*

Ashley Lynn Hamilton

Meghan Linnea Hatler*

Jamale Carl Haynes

Carly Michelle Hayworth

Jacob Alan Herman

Tiffany Janelle Hildebrand

Brandon Arthur Hoffman

Lance Michael Holton

Carra Quinn Hood*

Keith Hunter Huss

Logan James Jewell

Chelsea Marie Jones

Adam Keith Kabel

Meghan Michelle Karle

Joshua Jacob Kern*

Emily Rose Kesterson

Nicholas Stuart Kinder

Tracy William Jerome King

Jennifer Anne Kingsley*

Samantha Marie Kohn

Taylor Michael Kraft*

Matthew Thomas Kwaske

Derrick Joseph Labby

Emily Carol Ladwig

Randall Livingston Lagow

Adam Scott Lamaire

Margaret Helen Lapp

Samuel Steven Larsen

Bryan Allen Ledington

Jacob William-Michael Lee

Abigail Elizabeth Leightner

Julie Marie Lenardson*

Katherine Marie Logan*

Kristi Ann Loos*

Alexander Scott Lundquist*

Taylor Ray Lyon*

Derrick Albert Mack

Joseph Patrick Maiers Jr.

Benjamin Paul Malec

Kassondra Lynn Mansur

Charles Anthony Martin

John Franklin Martin

Alyssa Ja May

Kayla Therese McCarrell*

Kelsey Jean McCracken*

Tyler Jacob McFarland

Quinn Alexandra McGill

Emily Shaheen McGilvra

Lauren Renee McUmber*

Jessica Suzanne Metcalf

Jessica Marie Miller

Chelsie Jo Milligan

Kelsie Renee Minder

Cody Thomas Miracle

Sarah Helen Miskowski*

Anne Lorraine Mitchell*

Aaron Paul Moffitt

Matthew Stephen Moore

Darryl Russell Moran

Andrew Michael Mraz

Chelsea Nichole Nebelung

Kaleb Joseph-Wesley Neelis

Matthew Thomas Nees*

Devin Tyler Neu

Scott Nelson Osborne*

Cameron Riley Owen

Katelynn Marie Owens

Jordan Michelle Pace

Matthew Van Parks

Christopher Richard Patchett

Amanda Marie Pavey

Jacob Aaron Perry

Ciara Leeanne Peterson*

Jessica Lynn Petty

Elise Karon Phillips

Gabrielle Regina Pierce

Brooke Leeann Pieske

Ashley Ann Presley

Trenton Lee Price

Allyson Marie Purcell

Abbi Lizabeth Raehtz*

Tyler J. Raser

Lindsay Dale Robbins

Stephanie Rosa Rodriguez*

Ricardo Joseph-Wesley Rodriguez II

Cade James Rogers*

Mark Steven Rokita

Albert George Rossner IV*

Nathaniel Lendell Rowley

Caleb Theodore Runyon*

Dillan Michael Russell

Bethany Dominique Sachjen

Amy Rose Sasinowski*

Garrett Clark Sattler

Nathan Graham Scholten*

Skylar Loren Schwartz

Casen Carl Sharp*

Amber Marie Shelts

Amanda Marie Shook

Tyler Andrew Slaven

Colleen Marie Smith

Eileen Renee Smith

Brittany Lee Snyder

Ellen Laone Sponsler*

Kirstie Ann Staelens

Tyler Robert Stone

Cierra Tavarez*

Zachary William Thiemann

Chelsie Beth Ann Trayser

Amanda Marie Trudell*

Stefan Tuchen

Amanda Jayne Ulstad*

Seth Michael VanDusen

Kyle Lewis VanWagoner*

Tia Renee VanWinkle

Christopher Ryan Vasquez

Sasha Lee Vonarx

Hayley Nicole Walters

Lindsay Rae Washburn*

Jeffrey Michael West

Cameron Stewart Wittman

Annie Kimiko Yamakawa*

Jessie Rochelle Ykimoff*

Bennett Michael Zerull*

Alyssa Faith Zoski*

Kacie Ann Zuck*

*Denotes National Honor Society

National Merit

Finalist

Alexander S. Lundquist

Parents:

Michael and

Christine

Kloack of

Spring Arbor

Activities:

National

Honor Society

(2 years),

Spanish Club

(4 years), student council (1

year), tennis (2 years), Key

Club (3 years)

Future Plans: Plans to attend

Alma College to study

physics

Senior class officers

President:

Stacey

Gerstung

Secretary:

Carra Hood

Vice

president:

Stephanie

Rodriguez

Treasurer:

Lindsay

Washburn


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Western Options

Class of 2009

Anthony Michael Ackerman

Dillon Ray Adams

Kyle Michael Allen

Blake David Bailey

TerriAnn Behling

Brittany Erica Browner

Jeremy Michael Burroughs

Andrae DeSean Clifton

Stacy Nicole Darnell

Brittney Marie DeMoulpied

Brooke Anne Dowley

David Earl Echols

Heather Lynn Finley

Kayla Lynn Flynn

Jordon Leigh Frinkle

James Justin Glorioso

Brandy Lynn Grobaski

Sylvia Dawn Horsford

Graduation Ceremonies — Graduation: 3 p.m. June 7 at Western Community Arts Center

Ellen Marie Hosler

Cassie Rae Hoyt

Steven Derek Jarvis

Jennifer Denise Johnson

Tiffani Ariana King

Destiny Sharvaughn Lewis

Stephanie Ann Marsh

April Suzanne Messner

Stephanie Ann Miller

Timothy Blake Mohney Jr.

Hannah Elaine Moore

Stephen Christopher Moore

Danielle Leann Nahrwold

Jennifer Lynn Nyssen

Kyle Ray Platte

Brett Joseph Popejoy

Sara Ann Putman-Cox

Alex Jay Rainey

Emily Jane Regenold

Travis Todd Richards

Zachary Dale Roberts

Bliss Marie Robison

Mysti Dawnn Ross

Andrew Jacob Scott

Carrie Marie Sedlacek

Benjamin Lee Smith

Britney Michelle Smith

Brittin Alexzandrea Snyder

Dylan Jacob Sodt

Jessica L. Sweeting

Bryan Micheal Thomasson

Nicole Marie Valdez

William Wesley Rhinehart Vaupel

Courtney Elizabeth Voorheis

Brittany Marie Weller

Courtney Ann Whitney

Gabrielle Merian Wright

Katrina Lee Wright

Bag a big buck? Boat a monster fish?

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All-Area academic team

The Jackson Citizen Patriot is proud to present its 24th annual All-Area Academic Team, a roster of

leading graduates from area high schools. The students were chosen by their high school based on

academic performance, leadership and participation in extracurricular activities.

Albion

Emily Reimann

G.P.A.: 4.0

Parents: Amy and

Dave Reimann of

Albion

Activities: Varsity

swim team (4

years), Varsity track

(4 years), Varsity

basketball (1 year),

National Honor Society

- president (2 years)

Honors: Academic All American,

Swim Team Academic State Champions

(2007), Daughters of American

Revolution, MLK Diversity Award,

Albion High School Valedictorian,

Swim Team Captain (2008), Basketball

Captain (2008-09)

Future plans: Plans to attend the

University of Michigan, and major in

mathematics

Columbia Central

Lindsay M. Youngren

G.P.A: 4.277

Parents: Dean J.

Youngren of Cement

City and Gwendolyn

J. Reynolds of Cement

City

Honors: Academic

Excellence (1

year)

Future Plans:

To attend University of Michigan to

study chemical engineering

Concord

Nicholas

Brigham

G.P.A.: 3.95

Parents: James

and Annalisa

Brigham of Concord

Activities: National

Honor Society

(2 years), Student

Council senior class

treasurer, SADD member

Honors: Academic Honor Roll (4

years), various departmental academic

awards in math, science, and

English

Future plans: Plans to attend the

University of Michigan and major in

pre-dentistry

da Vinci

Thomas J. Nemeth

G.P.A: 4.0

Parents: Alan R.

Nemeth of Somerset

and Barbara A. Nemeth

of Hillsdale

Activities: Plays

guitar, plays video

games, enjoys working

out, works as

a cook at Artesian

Wells, attends Jackson

Community College

and is six credits shy of receiving

an Associates Degree

Honors: dV Award - senior portfolio

Future plans: To pursue a career

in nursing

East Jackson

Emily N. Seekell

Parents: David and Christina H.

Sekell of Jackson

G.P.A.: 4.00

Activities: Environmental Club

(president), jazz

band (4 years), Hot

Air Jubilee volunteer,

Girl Scouts, Red

Cross Blood Drive

volunteer, Toys for

Tots, freshmen orientation

Honors: Girl

Scouts Bronze and

Silver Awards, National Honor Society

member, Science Olympiad multiple

gold, silver and bronze medals,

Solo and Ensemble district medalist

Future plans: Plans to attend

Michigan State University and earn a

Master’s Degree in communications,

specializing in public relations

Grass Lake

Daniel Anderson

G.P.A: 3.88

Parents: William

and Dawn Anderson

of Grass Lake

Activities: National

Honor Society

member (2 years),

model UN (1 year),

Quiz Bowl (4 years)

Honors: Grass Lake Academic

Award (4 years), President of National

Honor Society, pre-calculus

math award

Future Plans: Plans to attend Hillsdale

College to major in political

science

Hanover-Horton

Amber L. Fausneaucht

G.P.A.: 4.0

Parents: Lee and

Lacey Fausneaucht

Activities: National

Honor Society

(2 years), Student

Council (4 years):

board vice president

(1 year); class president

(1 year); class

secretary (2 years),

Community Service Club (2 years),

Spanish Club (2 years), Optimist

Club Leadership Forum, Student

Council Leadership Forums at Spring

Arbor University, nursery volunteer

at Skiff Lake Bible Church, Junior pro

basketball coach (6 years), summer

basketball camp coach (6 years),

Little League softball clinic volunteer

(2 years), volleyball clinic coach,

prom committee, float-building committee

(4 years), he-man volleyball

coach (2 years), powderpuff football

(2 years), youth group at Skiff Lake

Bible Church, volunteer reader for

Hanover-Horton Elementary students,

tutor for Hanover-Horton

Middle School students, homecoming

court senior year

Honors: Math, English, and Spanish

departmental awards, academic

excellence (4 years), honor roll (4

years), basketball (4 years): varsity

(2 years); All Region (1 year); All

Conference Honorable Mention;

Academic All Conference; Coaches

Award; Team Captain (1 year), volleyball

(4 years): varsity (2 years);

All-Region (1 year); All Conference

Honorable Mention; Academic All

State; Academic All Conference; Fox

47 Athlete of the Week, softball (4

years): varsity (2 years), All District

team, attendance excellence (4

years), Jackson Breakfast Rotary

Club Student Leader of the Month,

Student of the Week (2 years), Class

Act (2 years)

Future plans: Plans to attend Hillsdale

College and become a doctor

or veterinarian

Hillsdale

Shelby Kittleson

G.P.A: 4.0

Parents: Michelle

Liska of Hillsdale and

Chris Kittleson of

Hillsdale

Activities: National

Honor Society

president, student

body vice president,

choir (4 years), “AR-

TRAGEOUS” (2 years)

Honors: Exchange Club student of

the month in September

Future plans: To attend the University

of Michigan to major in sociology

and pursue a career in administration

Homer

Allyson McMeeking

G.P.A: 3.99

Parents: Scott and

Cheryl McMeeking

of Homer

Activities: Varsity

cross country (4

years), pep band (4

years), varsity cheerleading

(1 year),

varsity basketball (1

year), theatre/drama

(1 year)

Honors: Gold academic award,

cross country most improved player,

cheerleading coaches award, all

conference academic, English award,

silver academic award, bronze academic

award, academic letter, student

of the month, all academic

Future plans: Plans to attend

Hope College to pursue a career in

music education

Jackson Christian

Jacob A. Fox

G.P.A: 4.0

Parents: Jeff and

Joanna Fox of Jackson

Activites: Class

representative (4

years), class treasurer

(1 year), peer

mentorship program

(3 years), missions trips (3 years),

church youth group (4 years),

AWANA volunteer (1 year)

Honors: National Honor Society (3

years)

Future plans: To attend the United

States Naval Academy


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Jackson

Joseph F. Franke

G.P.A.: 4.0

Parents: Ms. Aimee Franke and

Mr. Steven Franke of

Jackson

Activities: Football

(1 year), drama

(4 years), marching

band (4 years), jazz

band (2 years), Viking

Pride (1 year),

Special Olympics (2

years), Queen’s Youth

Group (4 years), Reflector News (2

years), 6th grade camp counselor (2

years), improv group (1 year), senior

advisory (1 year), Prom Committee (1

year), student government (1 year),

senior auction (1 year)

Honors: Third-place actor - 2007

JCC One-Act Play Festival, 2nd

place stage manager and special

recognition for directing - 2009 JCC

One-Act Play Festival, 2007-2009

Jackson County Honors Band, five

District Solo & Ensemble 1 ratings,

one state Solo & Ensemble 2 rating,

drum major, first, second and third

year academic awards, Sergeant at

Arms of student government, Mr. Viking

2008, 2nd runner up Mr. Viking

2009.

Future plans: Attend Michigan

State University

Jonesville

Austin M. Godfrey

G.P.A.: 3.9

Parents: Tim

and Lori Godfrey of

Jonesville

Activities: FFA

(4 years), National

Honor Society (2

years), vice-president

National Honor

Society (1 year),

Drama Club (3

years)

Honors: FFA: state degree,

Regional Level Parliamentary Procedure

gold rating, District level

parliamentary procedure silver rating,

Outstanding FFA Junior Degree,

Drama: regional level superior award

for technical support, high honor roll

(4 years)

Future plans: Attend Western

Michigan University and double

major in computer science and film

studies, minor in mathematics

Leslie

Kaitlyn M.

Waskiewicz

G.P.A.: 3.77

Parents: Donald

and Carol Waskiewicz

of Leslie

Activities: New

York Life 2008 (created

child identification kits), American

Cancer Society Relay for Life

2007, Leslie Outreach 2007, Book

Fair 2007, blood drive 2007, National

Honor Society, volleyball, SADD,

PALS, student council, tennis

Honors: Leslie High School Top

Ten 2009, Daughters of the American

Revolution 2009, underclassmen

awards 2006 and 2007

Future Plans: Attend Western

Michigan University and major in

business/accounting

Lumen Christi

Seth Scott Brunner

G.P.A.: 4.0

Parents: James

and Rosemary Brunner

of Jackson

Activities: basketball

(4 years), Chess

Club (3 years), cross

country (4 years),

Recycling Club (1

year), National Honor

Society (3 years), SADD (3 years),

traveling science (1 year), intramurals

(1 year), Titan Times (4 years),

track (1 year), Under the Oaks (2

years), tennis (1 year)

Honors: religion - honorable

mention; geometry H - honorable

mention; introduction to literature

H - first honors; IPS - first honors;

physical education - honorable mention;

Western civilization - honorable

mention; German I - honorable mention;

biology - first honors; computer

applications - honorable mention;

genetics - honorable mention; German

II - honorable mention; religion

- honorable mention; human physiology

- honorable mention; business

law - first honors; German III - honorable

mention; chemistry H - honorable

mention

Future plans: Attend the University

of Michigan

Michigan Center

Frank A. Richards

G.P.A.: 4.0

Parents: Larry and

Linda Richards of

Michigan Center

Activities: Track

(2 years), Band (3

years), Quiz Bowl (3

years), student representative

for the

school board (1 year),

leadership (1 year),

mentoring (1 year), blood drive (2

years)

Honors: National Honor Society

(2 years), Academic honors/stars

(4 years), excellent attendance (4

years)

Future plans: Plans to attend a 4-

year university to study engineering

Napoleon

Alec J. Norkey

G.P.A: 4.036

Parents: Patrick

and Becky Norkey of

Jackson

Activities: Class

student council

treasurer (4 years),

school secretary (2

years), National Honor Society, Quiz

Bowl captain (3 years), pit orchestra

for seven school musicals, forensics

(1 year), Michigan Youth Symphony

Orchestra (3 years), homecoming

committee (4 years), Relay For Life

(1 year), band drum major (2 years),

concert, jazz, marching and pep

band (4 years), math tutoring, Interlochen

All-State Camp (2 years), Advanced

String Quartet Ensemble (1

year), Jackson County Honors Band

(2 years)

Honors: Valedictorian, Michigan

Merit Award, 12 departmental class

awards, Board Scholar (3 years),

Michigan Arts Festival (3 years)

Future Plans: To attend Hope College

to dual major in music performance

and pre-medicine

Northwest

Kelsie J. White

G.P.A: 4.0

Parents: Richard

P. White and Jeanine

M. White of Rives

Junction

Activities: Varsity

cheerleading

(4 years), student

council (4 years), student government

(4 years), National Honor Society

(1 year), Link Crew (1 year)

Honors: DAR Good Citizens Award

(2009), CAAC All-Conference Academic

(5 times), Jackson Breakfast

Rotary Club Student of the Month

(2009), Cascades Exchange Club

Youth of the Month (2008)

Future plans: To attend Hillsdale

College with a double major in accounting

and mathematics

Springport

Andrea N. Farmer

G.P.A: 4.06

Parents: Scott

and Denise Farmer

of Albion

Activities: Drama

club, musical, girl

scouts, marching

band, NHS, freshman

mentoring program

Honors: Springport Citizen of the

Month, New Hope Church “Best Supporting

Actress”

Future plans: To attend Saginaw

Valley State University to study theatre

or art

Stockbridge

Rose T. Branstrom

G.P.A.: 4.0

Parents: Robert

and Therese Branstrom

of Munith

Activities: National

Honor Society

(2 years), Student

Council (4 years),

Students Helping

Others (2 years)

Honors: Valedictorian, Academic

Awards given for English, mathematics,

creative writing, history, and science.

DAR representative for 2009,

PSAT semifinalist, Computer Login

Design Contest winner, 2008

Future Plans: Plans to attend

Eastern Michigan University, major

undecided

Vandercook Lake

Andrew G. White

G.P.A.: 3.78

Parents: Jeff S.

and Beth A. White of

Jackson

Activities: Student

Council (4

years, serving as

president for 1 year),

volunteer at Lyle

Torrant (1 year), National

Honor Society (1 year), Select

Choir ensemble (4 years), jazz band

(1 year)

Honors: High honor roll (4 years),

excellent attendance (4 years), class

president (1 year), Student Council

president (1 year)

Future plans: Plans to attend Albion

College to study pre-medicine

and play football, followed by medical

school to study oncology

Western

Stacey J. Gerstung

G.P.A.: 4.0

Parents: Ed and

Nancy Gerstung of

Parma

Activities: Solo

and Ensemble

Festival (4 years),

Student Council (4

years), yearbook (2

years), class officer

(4 years), drumline (4 years), band

(4 years), debate (1 year), drama

performances; head technician and

stage manager (4 years), French

Club (2 years), National Honor Society

(2 years)

Honors: Accepted into the honors

program at Olivet Nazarene University

Future plans: Plans to attend the

honors program at Olivet Nazarene

University to study social studies

and secondary education


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